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Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. (HIG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 30, 2013

Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. ( HIG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 30, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased HIG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 10th quarter that HIG has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $30.63, the dividend yield is 1.31%.

The previous trading day's last sale of HIG was $30.63, representing a -2.79% decrease from the 52 week high of $31.51 and a 95.72% increase over the 52 week low of $15.65.

HIG is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as American International Group, Inc. ( AIG ) and The Travelers Companies, Inc. ( TRV ). HIG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.14. Zacks Investment Research reports HIG's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 11.65%, compared to an industry average of 11.6%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the HIG Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to HIG through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have HIG as a top-10 holding:

  • SPDR S&P Insurance ETF ( KIE )
  • Guggenheim S&P 500 Pure Value ETF ( RPV )
  • PowerShares S&P 500 High Beta Portfolio ( SPHB ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is RPV with an increase of 18.26% over the last 100 days. KIE has the highest percent weighting of HIG at 2.49%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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