Horace Mann Educators Corporation ( HMN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 16, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.275 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 31, 2017. Shareholders who purchased HMN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 3.77% increase over prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of HMN was $41.85, representing a -5.21% decrease from the 52 week high of $44.15 and a 38.35% increase over the 52 week low of $30.25.
HMN is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as D/B/A Chubb Limited New ( CB ) and American International Group, Inc. ( AIG ). HMN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.03. Zacks Investment Research reports HMN's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 4.06%, compared to an industry average of 6.1%.