The Travelers Companies, Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 06, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.46 per share scheduled for December 31,
2012. Shareholders who purchased TRV stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that TRV has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $70.95, the dividend yield is 2.59%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TRV was $70.95,
representing a -5.02% decrease from the 52 week high of $74.70 and
a 30.71% increase over the 52 week low of $54.28.
TRV is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as American International Group, Inc. (
) and Ace Limited (
). TRV's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $7. Zacks Investment Research reports TRV's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 81.48%, compared to an
industry average of 7.1%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to TRV through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have TRV as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares KBW Property & Casualty Insurance Portfolio
- PowerShares KBW Insurance Portfoliio ETF (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Insurance Index Fund (
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Large Value Portfolio (
- Powershares FTSE RAFI US 1000 Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWP with an increase of
16% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of TRV at 9.24%.