Arlington Asset Investment Corp (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 27, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.875 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 30,
2014. Shareholders who purchased AI stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the
12th quarter that AI has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of AI was $26.99,
representing a -8.97% decrease from the 52 week high of $29.65 and
a 19.96% increase over the 52 week low of $22.50.
AI is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (
) and Resource America, Inc. (
). AI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.96. Zacks Investment Research reports AI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -3.66%, compared to an
industry average of 16%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to AI through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AI as a top-10 holding:
- iShares MSCI France Index Fund (
- iShares MSCI ACWI ex US Materials Sector Index Fund
- iShares Global Materials ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is EWQ with an increase of
3.23% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of AI at 3.16%.