State Auto Financial Corporation (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 10, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.1 per share scheduled for December 31, 2012.
Shareholders who purchased STFC stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
-33.33% decrease from the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $14.42, the dividend yield is 2.77%.
The previous trading day's last sale of STFC was $14.42,
representing a -14.73% decrease from the 52 week high of $16.91 and
a 23.14% increase over the 52 week low of $11.71.
STFC is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as American International Group, Inc. (
) and The Travelers Companies, Inc. (
). STFC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.23. Zacks Investment Research reports STFC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 89.12%, compared to an
industry average of 6%.
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