Assurant, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 27, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on
December 10, 2013. Shareholders who purchased AIZ stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 3rd quarter that AIZ has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $63.9, the dividend yield is 1.56%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AIZ was $63.9,
representing a -0.85% decrease from the 52 week high of $64.45 and
a 90.07% increase over the 52 week low of $33.62.
AIZ is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Aflac Incorporated (
) and Principal Financial Group Inc (
). AIZ's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $5.15. Zacks Investment Research reports AIZ's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 15.46%, compared to an
industry average of 16.1%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to AIZ through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AIZ as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Pure Value ETF (
- WisdomTree MidCap Earnings Fund (
- RevenueShares Financials Sector (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RPV with an increase of
17.45% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of AIZ at 2.5%.