AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. (AFSI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 27, 2013

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AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. ( AFSI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 27, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.14 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 12, 2013. Shareholders who purchased AFSI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 40% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $34.3, the dividend yield is 1.63%.

The previous trading day's last sale of AFSI was $34.3, representing a -6.95% decrease from the 52 week high of $36.86 and a 43.51% increase over the 52 week low of $23.90.

AFSI is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as American International Group, Inc. ( AIG ) and The Travelers Companies, Inc. ( TRV ). AFSI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.94. Zacks Investment Research reports AFSI's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 16.03%, compared to an industry average of 14.7%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the AFSI Dividend History page.



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