Platinum Underwriters Holdings, Ltd (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 28, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.08 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 30, 2014. Shareholders who purchased PTP stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 45th quarter that PTP has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $61.55, the dividend yield is .52%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PTP was $61.55,
representing a -7.54% decrease from the 52 week high of $66.57 and
a 11.85% increase over the 52 week low of $55.03.
PTP is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as American International Group, Inc. (
) and Ace Limited (
). PTP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $6.64. Zacks Investment Research reports PTP's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -12.58%, compared to an
industry average of .2%.
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