Employers Holdings Inc (EIG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 20, 2013


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Employers Holdings Inc ( EIG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 20, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 05, 2013. Shareholders who purchased EIG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 25th quarter that EIG has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $25.47, the dividend yield is .94%.

The previous trading day's last sale of EIG was $25.47, representing a -0.12% decrease from the 52 week high of $25.50 and a 54.36% increase over the 52 week low of $16.50.

EIG is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as American International Group, Inc. ( AIG ) and The Travelers Companies, Inc. ( TRV ). EIG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.48. Zacks Investment Research reports EIG's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 206.82%, compared to an industry average of 10.2%.

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

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Referenced Stocks: AIG , EIG , TRV

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