Employers Holdings Inc ( EIG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 07, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 22, 2018. Shareholders who purchased EIG prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that EIG has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $44.2, the dividend yield is 1.81%.
The previous trading day's last sale of EIG was $44.2, representing a -12.39% decrease from the 52 week high of $50.45 and a 15.25% increase over the 52 week low of $38.35.
EIG is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Chubb Limited ( CB ) and American International Group, Inc. ( AIG ). EIG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.65. Zacks Investment Research reports EIG's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 5.02%, compared to an industry average of -3.9%.
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