Axis Capital Holdings Limited (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 26, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 15,
2013. Shareholders who purchased AXS stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that AXS has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $44.83, the dividend yield is 2.23%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AXS was $44.83,
representing a -4.37% decrease from the 52 week high of $46.88 and
a 46.5% increase over the 52 week low of $30.60.
AXS is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as American International Group, Inc. (
) and The Travelers Companies, Inc. (
). AXS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $5.56. Zacks Investment Research reports AXS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 62.92%, compared to an
industry average of 14.8%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
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
- SPDR S&P Mortgage Finance ETF (
- SPDR S&P Insurance ETF (
- First Trust Financials AlphaDEX (
- N/A (NASI).
The top-performing ETF of this group is KME with an increase of
37.26% over the last 100 days. KBWP has the highest percent
weighting of AXS at 4.72%.