Ace Limited (ACE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 26, 2013
Ace Limited ( ACE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 26, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.49 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 12, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ACE stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that ACE has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of ACE was $88.11, representing a -1.07% decrease from the 52 week high of $89.06 and a 27.73% increase over the 52 week low of $68.98.
ACE is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as American International Group, Inc. ( AIG ) and The Travelers Companies, Inc. ( TRV ). ACE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $7.88. Zacks Investment Research reports ACE's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as .39%, compared to an industry average of 3.4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the ACE Dividend History page.
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The following ETF(s) have ACE as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Insurance Index Fund ( IAK )
- PowerShares Dynamic Insurance Portfolio (PIC)
- WCM BNY Mellon Focused Growth ADR ETF ( AADR )
- PowerShares Dynamic Financial ( PFI )
- PowerShares Dynamic LargeCap Value ( PWV ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is IAK with an increase of 13.29% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of ACE at 6.24%.