NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Amgen (Nasdaq: AMGN) is tomorrow, February 11, 2014. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 61 cents per share. At a price of $119.20 as of 11 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.1%. The average volume for Amgen has been 3.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Amgen has a market cap of $87.53 billion and is part of the health care sector and drugs industry. Shares are up 1.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Amgen Inc., a biotechnology medicines company, engages in the discovery, development, manufacture, and marketing of human therapeutic products in the areas of supportive cancer care, inflammation, nephrology, and bone diseases primarily in the United States, Europe, and Canada.
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