Assured Guaranty Ltd. (AGO) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 12, 2019

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Assured Guaranty Ltd. ( AGO ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 12, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.18 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 27, 2019. Shareholders who purchased AGO prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 12.5% increase over prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of AGO was $43.43, representing a -1.61% decrease from the 52 week high of $44.14 and a 26.14% increase over the 52 week low of $34.43.

AGO is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Chubb Limited ( CB ) and Progressive Corporation ( PGR ). AGO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.65.

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:

  • SPDR S&P Insurance ETF ( KIE )
  • iShares Morningstar Small-Cap Value ETFnd ( JKL )
  • AGFiQ U.S. Market Neutral Anti-Beta Fund ( BTAL ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is BTAL with an increase of 4.68% over the last 100 days. KIE has the highest percent weighting of AGO at 2.42%.

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
Referenced Symbols: AGO , CB , PGR , KIE , JKL , BTAL

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