The Travelers Companies, Inc. (TRV) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 06, 2013

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The Travelers Companies, Inc. ( TRV ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 06, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.5 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 28, 2013. Shareholders who purchased TRV stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 8.7% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $83.82, the dividend yield is 2.39%.

The previous trading day's last sale of TRV was $83.82, representing a -5.82% decrease from the 52 week high of $89 and a 39.51% increase over the 52 week low of $60.08.

TRV is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as American International Group, Inc. ( AIG ) and Ace Limited ( ACE ). TRV's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $6.58. Zacks Investment Research reports TRV's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 21.16%, compared to an industry average of 15.2%.

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

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 ETF ( KBWP )
  • PowerShares KBW Insurance Portfoliio ETF ( KBWI )
  • iShares Dow Jones U.S. Insurance Index Fund ( IAK )
  • N/A (PIC)
  • DIAMONDS Trust Series I ( DIA ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWI with an increase of 43.25% over the last 100 days. KBWP has the highest percent weighting of TRV at 8.06%.



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: ACE , AIG , DIA , IAK , KBWI , KBWP , TRV

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