Primerica, Inc. (PRI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 20, 2013


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Primerica, Inc. ( PRI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 20, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.11 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 08, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PRI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 22.22% increase over the prior quarter.

The previous trading day's last sale of PRI was $32.36, representing a -5.79% decrease from the 52 week high of $34.35 and a 39% increase over the 52 week low of $23.28.

PRI is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as China Life Insurance Company Limited ( LFC ) and MetLife, Inc. ( MET ). PRI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.72. Zacks Investment Research reports PRI's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 7.6%, compared to an industry average of 12.1%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the PRI Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to PRI through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PRI as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares Dynamic Insurance ( PIC )
  • PowerShares Fundamental Pure Small Value Portfolio ( PXSV ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PIC with an increase of 18.05% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of PRI at 3.08%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines Stocks
Referenced Stocks: LFC , MET , PIC , PRI , PXSV

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