Assured Guaranty Ltd. (AGO) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 19, 2013
Assured Guaranty Ltd. ( AGO ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 19, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 05, 2013. Shareholders who purchased AGO stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that AGO has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $23.59, the dividend yield is 1.7%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AGO was $23.59, representing a -4.61% decrease from the 52 week high of $24.73 and a 89.02% increase over the 52 week low of $12.48.
AGO is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as American International Group, Inc. ( AIG ) and Ace Limited ( ACE ). AGO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.89. Zacks Investment Research reports AGO's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 11.51%, compared to an industry average of 16%.
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Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AGO as a top-10 holding:
- QuantShares U.S. Market Neutral Momentum Fund ETF ( MOM ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is MOM with an increase of 0.28% over the last 100 days.