Employers Holdings Inc (EIG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 19, 2012


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Employers Holdings Inc ( EIG ) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 19, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.06 per share scheduled for December 05, 2012. Shareholders who purchased EIG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 23rd quarter that EIG has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $18.6, the dividend yield is 1.29%.

The previous trading day's last sale of EIG was $18.6, representing a -4.17% decrease from the 52 week high of $19.41 and a 20.78% increase over the 52 week low of $15.40.

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 $1.19. Zacks Investment Research reports EIG's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -79.82%, compared to an industry average of 10%.

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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