EMC Insurance Group, Inc. (EMCI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 31, 2013

By
A A A

EMC Insurance Group, Inc. ( EMCI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 31, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.21 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 11, 2013. Shareholders who purchased EMCI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that EMCI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $28.8, the dividend yield is 2.92%.

The previous trading day's last sale of EMCI was $28.8, representing a -1.67% decrease from the 52 week high of $29.29 and a 51.58% increase over the 52 week low of $19.

EMCI is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as American International Group, Inc. ( AIG ) and The Travelers Companies, Inc. ( TRV ). EMCI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.56. Zacks Investment Research reports EMCI's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -1.96%, compared to an industry average of 15.2%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the EMCI Dividend History page.

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

  • PowerShares Zacks Micro Cap ( PZI ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PZI with an increase of 16.09% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of EMCI at 0.28%.



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.



This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks

Referenced Stocks: AIG , EMCI , PZI , TRV

NASDAQ.com News

NASDAQ.com News

More from NASDAQ.com News:

Related Videos

Stocks

Referenced

Most Active by Volume

89,865,296
  • $16.21 ▲ 0.81%
75,109,464
  • $2.72 ▲ 3.03%
66,341,418
  • $97.67 ▲ 1.46%
62,511,232
  • $93 ▲ 1.32%
61,561,006
  • $75.95 ▲ 4.57%
57,374,027
  • $3.21 ▲ 69.84%
49,928,586
  • $24.82 ▲ 2.35%
39,880,670
  • $43.63 ▲ 2.08%
As of 10/17/2014, 04:15 PM

Find a Credit Card

Select a credit card product by:
Select an offer:
Search
Data Provided by BankRate.com