Assured Guaranty Ltd. (AGO) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 14, 2018

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Assured Guaranty Ltd. ( AGO ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 14, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.16 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 29, 2018. Shareholders who purchased AGO prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that AGO has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $40.97, the dividend yield is 1.56%.

The previous trading day's last sale of AGO was $40.97, representing a -7.2% decrease from the 52 week high of $44.15 and a 24.26% increase over the 52 week low of $32.97.

AGO is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Chubb Limited ( CB ) and American International Group, Inc. ( AIG ). AGO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.51.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the AGO Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to AGO through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AGO as a top-10 holding:

  • AdvisorShares Wilshire Buyback ETF ( TTFS )
  • John Hancock Multifactor Financials ETF ( JHMF )
  • John Hancock Multifactor Small Cap ETF ( JHSC )
  • John Hancock Multifactor Mid Cap ETF ( JHMM )
  • AGFiQ U.S. Market Neutral Value Fund ( CHEP ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is JHSC with an increase of 6.38% over the last 100 days. TTFS has the highest percent weighting of AGO at 2.16%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: AGO , CB , AIG , JHMF , JHSC , JHMM , CHEP

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