Fidelity and Guaranty Life ( FGL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 16, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.065 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 06, 2017. Shareholders who purchased FGL prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 13th quarter that FGL has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of FGL was $26.4, representing a -2.58% decrease from the 52 week high of $27.10 and a 25.12% increase over the 52 week low of $21.10.
FGL is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as China Life Insurance Company Limited ( LFC ) and MetLife, Inc. ( MET ). FGL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.69. Zacks Investment Research reports FGL's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as -6.5%, compared to an industry average of 5.1%.