HCC Insurance Holdings, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 30, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.225 per share is scheduled to be paid on
January 16, 2014. Shareholders who purchased HCC stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 36.36% increase over the same period a year ago. At
the current stock price of $45.84, the dividend yield is 1.96%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HCC was $45.84,
representing a -1.16% decrease from the 52 week high of $46.38 and
a 25.66% increase over the 52 week low of $36.48.
HCC is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as American International Group, Inc. (
) and Ace Limited (
). HCC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.96. Zacks Investment Research reports HCC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -.71%, compared to an
industry average of 21.5%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to HCC through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have HCC as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares S&P MidCap Low Volatility Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XMLV with an increase of
1.72% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of HCC at 1.52%.