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Cigna Corporation (CI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 09, 2018

Cigna Corporation ( CI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 09, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.04 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 10, 2018. Shareholders who purchased CI prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th quarter that CI has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of CI was $194.25, representing a -14.48% decrease from the 52 week high of $227.13 and a 35.04% increase over the 52 week low of $143.85.

CI is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as UnitedHealth Group Incorporated ( UNH ) and Anthem, Inc. ( ANTM ). CI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $8.73. Zacks Investment Research reports CI's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 23.34%, compared to an industry average of 21%.

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

Interested in gaining exposure to CI through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have CI as a top-10 holding:

  • SPDR S&P Health Care Services ETF ( XHS )
  • iShares Edge MSCI Multifactor USA ETF ( LRGF )
  • iShares Edge MSCI Multifactor Global ETF ( ACWF ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is XHS with an increase of 10.92% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CI at 2.05%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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