StanCorp Financial Group, Inc. (SFG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 21, 2013

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StanCorp Financial Group, Inc. ( SFG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 21, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $1.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 09, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SFG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 18.28% increase over the prior year.

The previous trading day's last sale of SFG was $64, representing a -1.23% decrease from the 52 week high of $64.80 and a 97.87% increase over the 52 week low of $32.35.

SFG is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Aflac Incorporated ( AFL ) and Principal Financial Group Inc ( PFG ). SFG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.54. Zacks Investment Research reports SFG's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 55.05%, compared to an industry average of 8.9%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the SFG Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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

  • Guggenheim S&P Midcap 400 Pure Value ETF ( RFV ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is RFV with an increase of 13.19% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SFG at 2.18%.



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



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Referenced Stocks: AFL , PFG , RFV , SFG

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