The Hanover Insurance Group, Inc. ( THG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 08, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.54 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 29, 2018. Shareholders who purchased THG prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 8% increase over prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of THG was $112.07, representing a -3.65% decrease from the 52 week high of $116.32 and a 41.45% increase over the 52 week low of $79.23.
THG is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Chubb Limited ( CB ) and American International Group, Inc. ( AIG ). THG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.34. Zacks Investment Research reports THG's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 80.38%, compared to an industry average of 13.4%.
Interested in gaining exposure to THG through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have THG as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Morningstar Small-Cap Value ETFnd ( JKL ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is JKL with an decrease of -0.55% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of THG at 0.78%.
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