First American Corporation ( FAF ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 07, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.38 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 15, 2017. Shareholders who purchased FAF prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 11.76% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $47.66, the dividend yield is 3.19%.
The previous trading day's last sale of FAF was $47.66, representing a -3.68% decrease from the 52 week high of $49.48 and a 35.09% increase over the 52 week low of $35.28.
FAF is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. ( MMC ) and Aon plc ( AON ). FAF's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.3. Zacks Investment Research reports FAF's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 5.28%, compared to an industry average of 3.1%.
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