Assured Guaranty Ltd. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 19, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on March
07, 2013. Shareholders who purchased AGO stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 11.11% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of AGO was $19.23,
representing a -2.98% decrease from the 52 week high of $19.82 and
a 72.16% increase over the 52 week low of $11.17.
AGO is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as American International Group, Inc. (
) and The Travelers Companies, Inc. (
). AGO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is -$.37. Zacks Investment Research reports AGO's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -21.68%, compared to an
industry average of 15.5%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to AGO through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AGO as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Morningstar Small Value Index Fund (
- QuantShares U.S. Market Neutral Momentum Fund ETF (
- N/A (
- Schwab U.S. Broad Market ETF (
- Schwab U.S. Mid Cap ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is SCHM with an increase of
10.87% over the last 100 days. JKL has the highest percent
weighting of AGO at 0.83%.