While healthcare isn’t known for producing the most attractive dividend yields, the sector’s dynamic biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries tend to offer higher yield upside. Our pick in the Best Healthcare Dividend Stocks List is a biotech pharma play that has successfully increased its dividend for more than a decade. It also provides double the yield of the healthcare sector average. Investors have until Tuesday, February 14, to get hold of the stock and earn a regular quarterly payout of $2.13 per share, which is nearly 10% higher than the previous payment.
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A combination of strong corporate earnings, a diverse product pipeline and an aggressive acquisition strategy makes our pick an attractive option for income investors. Our pick has solid revenue prospects thanks to its growing focus on biosimilars like cancer medicine and the strong performance of blockbuster treatments like Enbrel.