First American Corporation (FAF) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 06, 2013

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First American Corporation ( FAF ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 06, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 17, 2013. Shareholders who purchased FAF stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that FAF has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $23.17, the dividend yield is 2.07%.

The previous trading day's last sale of FAF was $23.17, representing a -15.42% decrease from the 52 week high of $27.40 and a 46.55% increase over the 52 week low of $15.81.

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 $2.81. Zacks Investment Research reports FAF's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -15.23%, compared to an industry average of 15.2%.


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

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

  • Guggenheim Spin-Off ETF ( CSD )
  • Guggenheim S&P Midcap 400 Pure Value ETF ( RFV )
  • SPDR S&P Mortgage Finance ETF ( KME )
  • SPDR S&P Insurance ETF ( KIE )
  • Guggenheim S&P Midcap 400 Pure Growth ETF ( RFG ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is KME with an increase of 17.32% over the last 100 days. CSD has the highest percent weighting of FAF at 4.58%.



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.



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