Axis Capital Holdings Limited (AXS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 27, 2014

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Axis Capital Holdings Limited ( AXS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 27, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.27 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 15, 2014. Shareholders who purchased AXS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 8% increase over the same period a year ago.

The previous trading day's last sale of AXS was $45.99, representing a -7.56% decrease from the 52 week high of $49.75 and a 13.22% increase over the 52 week low of $40.62.

AXS is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as American International Group, Inc. ( AIG ) and Ace Limited ( ACE ). AXS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.9. Zacks Investment Research reports AXS's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -16.77%, compared to an industry average of .9%.


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

Interested in gaining exposure to AXS through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AXS as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares KBW Property & Casualty Insurance Portfolio ETF ( KBWP )
  • RevenueShares Navallier Overall A-100 ( RWV ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is RWV with an increase of 8.17% over the last 100 days. KBWP has the highest percent weighting of AXS at 4.59%.



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




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Referenced Stocks: AXS , AIG , ACE , KBWP , RWV

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