Primerica, Inc. ( PRI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 15, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.19 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 17, 2017. Shareholders who purchased PRI prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 5.56% increase over prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of PRI was $80.15, representing a -1.88% decrease from the 52 week high of $81.69 and a 98.78% increase over the 52 week low of $40.32.
PRI is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as China Life Insurance Company Limited ( LFC ) and MetLife, Inc. ( MET ). PRI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.58. Zacks Investment Research reports PRI's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 15.89%, compared to an industry average of 5%.