Horace Mann Educators Corporation ( HMN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 12, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.23 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 30, 2014. Shareholders who purchased HMN stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that HMN has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $29.28, the dividend yield is 3.14%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HMN was $29.28, representing a -8.13% decrease from the 52 week high of $31.87 and a 8% increase over the 52 week low of $27.11.
HMN is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as American International Group, Inc. ( AIG ) and Ace Limited ( ACE ). HMN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.53. Zacks Investment Research reports HMN's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -3.3%, compared to an industry average of -5.4%.
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