Assured Guaranty Ltd. (AGO) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 19, 2014


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Assured Guaranty Ltd. ( AGO ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 19, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.11 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 04, 2014. Shareholders who purchased AGO stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 10% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $24.46, the dividend yield is 1.8%.

The previous trading day's last sale of AGO was $24.46, representing a -8.59% decrease from the 52 week high of $26.76 and a 37.42% increase over the 52 week low of $17.80.

AGO is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as American International Group, Inc. ( AIG ) and Ace Limited ( ACE ). AGO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.38. Zacks Investment Research reports AGO's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -16%, compared to an industry average of .5%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the AGO Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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Referenced Stocks: AGO , AIG , ACE

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