Kemper Corporation ( KMPR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 16, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.24 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 06, 2018. Shareholders who purchased KMPR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 19th quarter that KMPR has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of KMPR was $53.55, representing a -25.13% decrease from the 52 week high of $71.52 and a 47.32% increase over the 52 week low of $36.35.
KMPR is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Chubb Limited ( CB ) and American International Group, Inc. ( AIG ). KMPR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.33. Zacks Investment Research reports KMPR's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 103.05%, compared to an industry average of 16.6%.