American International Group, Inc. ( AIG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 06, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.125 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 24, 2014. Shareholders who purchased AIG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $54.87, the dividend yield is .91%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AIG was $54.87, representing a -0.99% decrease from the 52 week high of $55.42 and a 32.12% increase over the 52 week low of $41.53.
AIG is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Ace Limited ( ACE ) and The Travelers Companies, Inc. ( TRV ). AIG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.73. Zacks Investment Research reports AIG's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -3.84%, compared to an industry average of -1.9%.
Interested in gaining exposure to AIG through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AIG as a top-10 holding:
- RevenueShares Financials Sector ( RWW )
- AlphaClone Alternative Alpha ETF ( ALFA )
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Financial ( XLF )
- SPDR S&P Insurance ETF ( KIE )
- iShares U.S. Insurance ETF ( IAK ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is KIE with an increase of 3.23% over the last 100 days. RWW has the highest percent weighting of AIG at 4.65%.
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