Platinum Underwriters Holdings, Ltd (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 29, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.08 per share scheduled for December 31,
2012. Shareholders who purchased PTP stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the
38th quarter that PTP has paid the same dividend. At the current
stock price of $43.93, the dividend yield is .73%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PTP was $43.93,
representing a -6.27% decrease from the 52 week high of $46.87 and
a 39.37% increase over the 52 week low of $31.52.
PTP is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as American International Group, Inc. (
) and The Travelers Companies, Inc. (
). PTP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $6.19. Zacks Investment Research reports PTP's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 168.74%, compared to an
industry average of 5.3%.
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