Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 28, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.18 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 01, 2014. Shareholders who purchased HIG stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 20% increase over the prior quarter. At the current
stock price of $37.14, the dividend yield is 1.94%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HIG was $37.14,
representing a -0.24% decrease from the 52 week high of $37.23 and
a 26.46% increase over the 52 week low of $29.37.
HIG is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as American International Group, Inc. (
) and Ace Limited (
). HIG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.27. Zacks Investment Research reports HIG's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -13.6%, compared to an
industry average of -3.3%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to HIG through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have HIG as a top-10 holding:
- iShares U.S. Insurance ETF (
- Vanguard Mid-Cap Value ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is VOE with an increase of
4.62% over the last 100 days. IAK has the highest percent weighting
of HIG at 2.82%.