Brown & Brown, Inc. ( BRO ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 05, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.09 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 14, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BRO stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that BRO has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $33.71, the dividend yield is 1.07%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BRO was $33.71, representing a -4.04% decrease from the 52 week high of $35.13 and a 36.42% increase over the 52 week low of $24.71.
BRO is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. ( MMC ) and Aon plc ( AON ). BRO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.4. Zacks Investment Research reports BRO's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 21.03%, compared to an industry average of 16.9%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the BRO Dividend History page.
Interested in gaining exposure to BRO through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BRO as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Small Core Portfolio ( PXSC ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PXSC with an increase of 15.56% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of BRO at 0.5%.
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