Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. (HIG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 28, 2014

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Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. ( HIG ) 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. ( AIG ) and Ace Limited ( ACE ). 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%.


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

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 ( IAK )
  • Vanguard Mid-Cap Value ETF ( VOE ).

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%.



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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Referenced Stocks: HIG , AIG , ACE , IAK , VOE

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