National General Holdings Corp ( NGHC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 28, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.04 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 15, 2019. Shareholders who purchased NGHC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 10th quarter that NGHC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $23.63, the dividend yield is .68%.
The previous trading day's last sale of NGHC was $23.63, representing a -18.21% decrease from the 52 week high of $28.89 and a 29.69% increase over the 52 week low of $18.22.
NGHC is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Chubb Limited ( CB ) and Progressive Corporation ( PGR ). NGHC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.35. Zacks Investment Research reports NGHC's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 100%, compared to an industry average of 18.6%.
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