Arlington Asset Investment Corp (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 27, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.875 per share is scheduled to be paid on
January 31, 2014. Shareholders who purchased AI stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 11th quarter that AI has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $27.35, the dividend yield is 12.8%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AI was $27.35,
representing a -7.76% decrease from the 52 week high of $29.65 and
a 35.8% increase over the 52 week low of $20.14.
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 $13.81. Zacks Investment Research reports AI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -14.2%, compared to an
industry average of 9.1%.
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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 ETF (
- iShares Global Materials ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is MXI with an increase of
7.54% over the last 100 days. EWQ has the highest percent weighting
of AI at 3.31%.