AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 27, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 15, 2014.
Shareholders who purchased AFSI stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
42.86% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $42.18, the dividend yield is 1.9%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AFSI was $42.18,
representing a -10.45% decrease from the 52 week high of $47.10 and
a 51.18% increase over the 52 week low of $27.90.
AFSI is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as American International Group, Inc. (
) and Ace Limited (
). AFSI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.87. Zacks Investment Research reports AFSI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 34.41%, compared to an
industry average of 1.1%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to AFSI through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AFSI as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR S&P Mortgage Finance ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is KME with an increase of
8.17% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of AFSI at 2.38%.