United Fire Group, Inc (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 28, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 15, 2014. Shareholders who purchased UFCS stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an 11.11% increase over the same period a year ago.
At the current stock price of $30, the dividend yield is 2.67%.
The previous trading day's last sale of UFCS was $30,
representing a -12.31% decrease from the 52 week high of $34.21 and
a 24.22% increase over the 52 week low of $24.15.
UFCS is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as American International Group, Inc. (
) and Ace Limited (
). UFCS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.43. Zacks Investment Research reports UFCS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -38.04%, compared to an
industry average of .2%.
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