HCI Group, Inc. ( HCI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 19, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.275 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 21, 2014. Shareholders who purchased HCI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 22.22% increase over the same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of HCI was $43.42, representing a -19.01% decrease from the 52 week high of $53.61 and a 119.18% increase over the 52 week low of $19.81.
HCI is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as American International Group, Inc. ( AIG ) and Ace Limited ( ACE ). HCI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.53. Zacks Investment Research reports HCI's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 88.08%, compared to an industry average of .9%.
Interested in gaining exposure to HCI through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have HCI as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim S&P Smallcap 600 Pure Growth ETF ( RZG ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is RZG with an increase of 7.84% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of HCI at 1.32%.