Axis Capital Holdings Limited (
) 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. (
) and Ace Limited (
). 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%.
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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
- RevenueShares Navallier Overall A-100 (
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%.