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The Travelers Companies, Inc. (TRV) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 06, 2013
By: NASDAQ.com News
The Travelers Companies, Inc. ( TRV ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 06, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.5 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 30, 2013. Shareholders who purchased TRV stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 8.7% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $81.07, the dividend yield is 2.47%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TRV was $81.07, representing a -8.91% decrease from the 52 week high of $89 and a 25.98% increase over the 52 week low of $64.35.
TRV is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as American International Group, Inc. ( AIG ) and Ace Limited ( ACE ). TRV's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $7.73. Zacks Investment Research reports TRV's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 31.11%, compared to an industry average of 12.9%.
Interested in gaining exposure to TRV through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have TRV as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares KBW Property & Casualty Insurance Portfolio ETF ( KBWP )
- PowerShares KBW Insurance Portfoliio ETF ( KBWI )
- iShares U.S. Insurance ETF ( IAK )
- DIAMONDS Trust Series I ( DIA )
- iShares MSCI USA ESG Select ETF ( KLD ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWI with an increase of 13.38% over the last 100 days. KBWP has the highest percent weighting of TRV at 7.6%.