American Financial Group, Inc. (AFG) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 23, 2021. A cash dividend payment of $2 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 02, 2021. Shareholders who purchased AFG prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $129.6, the dividend yield is 18.52%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AFG was $129.6, representing a -8.25% decrease from the 52 week high of $141.25 and a 120.18% increase over the 52 week low of $58.86.
AFG is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.A) and Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.B). AFG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $16.6. Zacks Investment Research reports AFG's forecasted earnings growth in 2021 as -11.14%, compared to an industry average of 14.8%.
Interested in gaining exposure to AFG through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AFG as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR S&P Insurance ETF (AFG)
- First Trust Active Factor Mid Cap ETF (AFG)
- First Trust Mid Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund (AFG)
- First Trust Mid Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund (AFG)
- Direxion Financial Bull 3X Shares (AFG).
The top-performing ETF of this group is FAS with an increase of 37.06% over the last 100 days. KIE has the highest percent weighting of AFG at 2.07%.
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