Ace Limited (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 13, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.49 per share scheduled for December 28,
2012. Shareholders who purchased ACE stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that ACE has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $80.82, the dividend yield is 2.43%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ACE was $80.82,
representing a -1.52% decrease from the 52 week high of $82.07 and
a 21.99% increase over the 52 week low of $66.25.
ACE is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as American International Group, Inc. (
) and The Travelers Companies, Inc. (
). ACE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $7.86. Zacks Investment Research reports ACE's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 7.52%, compared to an
industry average of 8.4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to ACE through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ACE as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Insurance Index Fund (
- PowerShares Dynamic Insurance (
- PowerShares Dynamic Financial (
- PowerShares Dynamic LargeCap Value (
- QuantShares U.S. Market Neutral Quality Fund (QLT).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PIC with an increase of
16.26% over the last 100 days. IAK has the highest percent
weighting of ACE at 7.04%.