State Auto Financial Corporation (STFC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 09, 2013
State Auto Financial Corporation ( STFC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 09, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 30, 2013. Shareholders who purchased STFC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that STFC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $18.08, the dividend yield is 2.21%.
The previous trading day's last sale of STFC was $18.08, representing a -21.73% decrease from the 52 week high of $23.10 and a 29.79% increase over the 52 week low of $13.93.
STFC is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as American International Group, Inc. ( AIG ) and The Travelers Companies, Inc. ( TRV ). STFC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.01. Zacks Investment Research reports STFC's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 676.32%, compared to an industry average of 13.1%.