Axis Capital Holdings Limited (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 27, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased AXS stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 4th quarter that AXS has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $43.46, the dividend yield is 2.3%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AXS was $43.46,
representing a -10.19% decrease from the 52 week high of $48.39 and
a 29.15% increase over the 52 week low of $33.65.
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 $4.83. Zacks Investment Research reports AXS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 41.25%, compared to an
industry average of 13.2%.
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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
The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWP with an increase of
4.44% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of AXS at 4.54%.