Erie Indemnity Company (ERIE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 02, 2013
Erie Indemnity Company ( ERIE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 02, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.5925 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 18, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ERIE stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that ERIE has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $72.47, the dividend yield is 3.27%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ERIE was $72.47, representing a -13.28% decrease from the 52 week high of $83.57 and a 17.7% increase over the 52 week low of $61.57.
ERIE is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. ( MMC ) and Aon plc ( AON ). ERIE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.05. Zacks Investment Research reports ERIE's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 5.31%, compared to an industry average of 14.4%.