AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. (AFSI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 27, 2014

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AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. ( AFSI ) 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. ( AIG ) and Ace Limited ( ACE ). 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%.


For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the AFSI Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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 ( KME ).

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%.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



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Referenced Stocks: AFSI , AIG , ACE , KME

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