United Fire Group, Inc (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 27, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased UFCS stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 22nd quarter that UFCS has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of UFCS was $25.13,
representing a -10.47% decrease from the 52 week high of $28.07 and
a 58.05% increase over the 52 week low of $15.90.
UFCS is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as American International Group, Inc. (
) and The Travelers Companies, Inc. (
). UFCS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.57. Zacks Investment Research reports UFCS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 35.42%, compared to an
industry average of -.5%.
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