Unum Group (UNM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 24, 2013
Unum Group ( UNM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 24, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.13 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased UNM stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that UNM has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of UNM was $22.5, representing a -9.31% decrease from the 52 week high of $24.81 and a 23.09% increase over the 52 week low of $18.28.
UNM is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Aflac Incorporated ( AFL ) and Principal Financial Group Inc ( PFG ). UNM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.87. Zacks Investment Research reports UNM's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 4.81%, compared to an industry average of 19.5%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the UNM Dividend History page.