Universal American Corp. (UAM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 08, 2013
Universal American Corp. ( UAM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 08, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $1.6 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 19, 2013. Shareholders who purchased UAM stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 60% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $9.18, the dividend yield is 69.72%.
The previous trading day's last sale of UAM was $9.18, representing a -17.52% decrease from the 52 week high of $11.13 and a 19.53% increase over the 52 week low of $7.68.
UAM is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as UnitedHealth Group Incorporated ( UNH ) and WellPoint Inc. ( WLP ). UAM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.56. Zacks Investment Research reports UAM's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -37.97%, compared to an industry average of 5.2%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the UAM Dividend History page.