Arlington Asset Investment Corp (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 26, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.875 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 31, 2013. Shareholders who purchased AI stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 10th quarter that AI has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $26.45, the dividend yield is 13.23%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AI was $26.45,
representing a -10.79% decrease from the 52 week high of $29.65 and
a 48.26% increase over the 52 week low of $17.84.
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 $13.94. Zacks Investment Research reports AI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -8.56%, compared to an
industry average of 10.5%.
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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 EWQ with an increase of
10.32% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of AI at 3.54%.