Old Republic International Corporation ( ORI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 04, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.185 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 16, 2015. Shareholders who purchased ORI prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 1.37% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of ORI was $15.19, representing a -11.99% decrease from the 52 week high of $17.26 and a 13.1% increase over the 52 week low of $13.43.
ORI is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as American International Group, Inc. ( AIG ) and Ace Limited ( ACE ). ORI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.44. Zacks Investment Research reports ORI's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 20.24%, compared to an industry average of 6.5%.