Old Republic International Corporation ( ORI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 04, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 15, 2019. Shareholders who purchased ORI prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 2.56% increase over prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of ORI was $20.86, representing a -9.5% decrease from the 52 week high of $23.05 and a 7.08% increase over the 52 week low of $19.48.
ORI is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Chubb Limited ( CB ) and Progressive Corporation ( PGR ). ORI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.23. Zacks Investment Research reports ORI's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as -.54%, compared to an industry average of 8.4%.
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