Unum Group (UNM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 24, 2014


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Unum Group ( UNM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 24, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.145 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 16, 2014. Shareholders who purchased UNM stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that UNM has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $34.06, the dividend yield is 1.7%.

The previous trading day's last sale of UNM was $34.06, representing a -6.17% decrease from the 52 week high of $36.30 and a 28.24% increase over the 52 week low of $26.56.

UNM is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Aflac Incorporated ( AFL ) and Principal Financial Group Inc ( PFG ). UNM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.23. Zacks Investment Research reports UNM's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 6.35%, compared to an industry average of 14.4%.

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

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