Unum Group (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 24, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.13 per share is scheduled to be paid on
February 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased UNM stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 3rd quarter that UNM has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of UNM was $22.5,
representing a -9.31% decrease from the 52 week high of $24.81 and
a 23.09% increase over the 52 week low of $18.28.
UNM is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Aflac Incorporated (
) and Principal Financial Group Inc (
). UNM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.87. Zacks Investment Research reports UNM's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 4.81%, compared to an
industry average of 19.5%.
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