AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. (AFSI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 12, 2012
AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. ( AFSI ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 12, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share scheduled for December 28, 2012. Shareholders who purchased AFSI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that AFSI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $28.38, the dividend yield is 1.41%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AFSI was $28.38, representing a -7.6% decrease from the 52 week high of $30.72 and a 29% increase over the 52 week low of $22.
AFSI is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as American International Group, Inc. ( AIG ) and The Travelers Companies, Inc. ( TRV ). AFSI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.37. Zacks Investment Research reports AFSI's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as .4%, compared to an industry average of 6%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the AFSI Dividend History page.