Employers Holdings Inc (EIG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 19, 2013


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Employers Holdings Inc ( EIG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 19, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 04, 2013. Shareholders who purchased EIG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 26th quarter that EIG has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $27.48, the dividend yield is .87%.

The previous trading day's last sale of EIG was $27.48, representing a -5.83% decrease from the 52 week high of $29.18 and a 57.03% increase over the 52 week low of $17.50.

EIG is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as American International Group, Inc. ( AIG ) and Ace Limited ( ACE ). EIG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.78. Zacks Investment Research reports EIG's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 261.36%, compared to an industry average of 10.8%.

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

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Referenced Stocks: ACE , AIG , EIG

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