CNO Financial Group, Inc. (CNO) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 06, 2013
CNO Financial Group, Inc. ( CNO ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 06, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.03 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 24, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CNO stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 50% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $14.31, the dividend yield is .84%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CNO was $14.31, representing a -4.41% decrease from the 52 week high of $14.97 and a 73.24% increase over the 52 week low of $8.26.
CNO is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Aflac Incorporated ( AFL ) and Principal Financial Group Inc ( PFG ). CNO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.78. Zacks Investment Research reports CNO's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 56.23%, compared to an industry average of 13.7%.
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The top-performing ETF of this group is KIE with an increase of 5.38% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CNO at 2.34%.