Employers Holdings Inc ( EIG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 06, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 21, 2018. Shareholders who purchased EIG prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 33.33% increase over prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of EIG was $39, representing a -22.7% decrease from the 52 week high of $50.45 and a 8.64% increase over the 52 week low of $35.90.
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 $3.05. Zacks Investment Research reports EIG's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as -22.15%, compared to an industry average of 8.8%.
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