Assured Guaranty Ltd. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 20, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 05, 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 same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $23.96, the dividend yield is 1.67%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AGO was $23.96,
representing a -3.11% decrease from the 52 week high of $24.73 and
a 114.5% 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 $2.38. Zacks Investment Research reports AGO's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 12.69%, compared to an
industry average of 11.3%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to AGO through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AGO as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR S&P Mortgage Finance ETF (
- SPDR S&P Insurance ETF (
- iShares Morningstar Small Value Index Fund (
- N/A (BTAH)
- QuantShares U.S. Market Neutral Value Fund ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is KIE with an increase of
23.63% over the last 100 days. KME has the highest percent
weighting of AGO at 3.63%.