United Fire Group, Inc (UFCS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 27, 2014


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United Fire Group, Inc ( UFCS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 27, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.18 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 17, 2014. Shareholders who purchased UFCS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that UFCS has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of UFCS was $28.71, representing a -16.08% decrease from the 52 week high of $34.21 and a 20.88% increase over the 52 week low of $23.75.

UFCS is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as American International Group, Inc. ( AIG ) and Ace Limited ( ACE ). UFCS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.98. Zacks Investment Research reports UFCS's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -19.57%, compared to an industry average of 2%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the UFCS Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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Referenced Stocks: UFCS , AIG , ACE

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