Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 29, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased HIG stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 50% increase over the prior quarter. At the current
stock price of $29.67, the dividend yield is 2.02%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HIG was $29.67,
representing a -8.23% decrease from the 52 week high of $32.33 and
a 70.37% increase over the 52 week low of $17.42.
HIG is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as American International Group, Inc. (
) and Ace Limited (
). HIG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is -$.3. Zacks Investment Research reports HIG's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 12.55%, compared to an
industry average of 13.4%.
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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 (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Pure Value ETF (
- iShares Morningstar Mid Value Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RPV with an increase of
10.76% over the last 100 days. IAK has the highest percent
weighting of HIG at 2.81%.