First American Corporation (FAF) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 05, 2013


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First American Corporation ( FAF ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 05, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 16, 2013. Shareholders who purchased FAF stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th quarter that FAF has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $26.71, the dividend yield is 1.8%.

The previous trading day's last sale of FAF was $26.71, representing a -2.5% decrease from the 52 week high of $27.40 and a 31% increase over the 52 week low of $20.39.

FAF is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. ( MMC ) and Aon plc ( AON ). FAF's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.08. Zacks Investment Research reports FAF's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -31.14%, compared to an industry average of 20.5%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the FAF Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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

  • SPDR S&P Mortgage Finance ETF ( KME )
  • SPDR S&P Insurance ETF ( KIE ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is KIE with an increase of 9.07% over the last 100 days. KME has the highest percent weighting of FAF at 2.49%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines Stocks
Referenced Stocks: AON , FAF , KIE , KME , MMC

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