Unum Group (UNM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 24, 2013

By
A A A

Unum Group ( UNM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 24, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.145 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased UNM stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 11.54% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $31.69, the dividend yield is 1.83%.

The previous trading day's last sale of UNM was $31.69, representing a -3.79% decrease from the 52 week high of $32.94 and a 66.44% increase over the 52 week low of $19.04.

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 $3.29. Zacks Investment Research reports UNM's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 3.51%, compared to an industry average of 9.9%.

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.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks

Referenced Stocks: AFL , PFG , UNM

NASDAQ.com News

NASDAQ.com News

More from NASDAQ.com News:

Related Videos

Stocks

Referenced

Most Active by Volume

45,074,790
  • $13.78 ▼ 4.31%
39,900,714
  • $45.8473 ▲ 1.84%
37,805,554
  • $13.11 ▲ 8.26%
25,310,203
  • $104.817 ▼ 0.01%
23,031,246
  • $11.307 ▲ 4.40%
21,809,265
  • $13.60 ▲ 10.03%
20,924,185
  • $19.72 ▼ 14.71%
20,206,212
  • $16.625 ▲ 0.15%
As of 10/24/2014, 01:00 PM

Find a Credit Card

Select a credit card product by:
Select an offer:
Search
Data Provided by BankRate.com