American International Group, Inc. (AIG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 07, 2014
American International Group, Inc. ( AIG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 07, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.125 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 25, 2014. Shareholders who purchased AIG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 25% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of AIG was $50.89, representing a -4.58% decrease from the 52 week high of $53.33 and a 37.91% increase over the 52 week low of $36.90.
AIG is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Ace Limited ( ACE ) and The Travelers Companies, Inc. ( TRV ). AIG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $6.13. Zacks Investment Research reports AIG's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -6.62%, compared to an industry average of 4.3%.
Interested in gaining exposure to AIG through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AIG as a top-10 holding:
- RevenueShares Financials Sector ( RWW )
- AlphaClone Alternative Alpha ETF ( ALFA )
- WisdomTree Low P/E Fund ( EZY )
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Financial ( XLF )
- iShares U.S. Insurance ETF ( IAK ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is ALFA with an increase of 17.06% over the last 100 days. RWW has the highest percent weighting of AIG at 4.65%.