First American Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 06, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 15,
2013. Shareholders who purchased FAF stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
50% increase over the same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of FAF was $24.37,
representing a -5.62% decrease from the 52 week high of $25.82 and
a 60.64% increase over the 52 week low of $15.17.
FAF is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (
) and Aon plc (
). FAF's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.77. Zacks Investment Research reports FAF's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -14.61%, compared to an
industry average of .6%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
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 (
- Guggenheim S&P Midcap 400 Pure Value ETF (
- SPDR S&P Mortgage Finance ETF (
- SPDR S&P Insurance ETF (
- iShares Morningstar Small Value Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is KME with an increase of
25.62% over the last 100 days. CSD has the highest percent
weighting of FAF at 4.58%.