Symetra Financial Corporation (SYA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 14, 2013


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Symetra Financial Corporation ( SYA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 14, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.08 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 29, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SYA stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 14.29% increase over the prior quarter.

The previous trading day's last sale of SYA was $13.69, representing a -2.21% decrease from the 52 week high of $14 and a 30.38% increase over the 52 week low of $10.50.

SYA is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as China Life Insurance Company Limited ( LFC ) and MetLife, Inc. ( MET ). SYA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.49. Zacks Investment Research reports SYA's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 3.73%, compared to an industry average of 3.3%.

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

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

  • WisdomTree SmallCap Earnings Fund ( EES )
  • PowerShares Fundamental Pure Small Value Portfolio ( PXSV ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PXSV with an increase of 15.62% over the last 100 days. EES has the highest percent weighting of SYA at 0.7%.

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

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