Selective Insurance Group, Inc. (SIGI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 14, 2018

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Selective Insurance Group, Inc. ( SIGI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 14, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 03, 2018. Shareholders who purchased SIGI prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 11.11% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $63.66, the dividend yield is 1.26%.

The previous trading day's last sale of SIGI was $63.66, representing a -5.23% decrease from the 52 week high of $67.17 and a 18.88% increase over the 52 week low of $53.55.

SIGI is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Chubb Limited ( CB ) and Progressive Corporation ( PGR ). SIGI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.75. Zacks Investment Research reports SIGI's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 8.84%, compared to an industry average of 20.3%.

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

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

  • Invesco S&P SmallCap Financials ETF ( PSCF )
  • SPDR S&P 600 Small Cap ETF (based on S&P SmallCap 600 Index -- ( SLY )
  • iShares Core S&P Small-Cap ETF ( IJR ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCF with an decrease of -6.7% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SIGI at 2.02%.

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: SIGI , CB , PGR , PSCF , SLY , IJR

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