The Travelers Companies, Inc. (TRV) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 09, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.82 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 30, 2019. Shareholders who purchased TRV prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 6.49% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $151.74, the dividend yield is 2.16%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TRV was $151.74, representing a -2.16% decrease from the 52 week high of $155.09 and a 36.6% increase over the 52 week low of $111.08.
TRV is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Chubb Limited (CB) and American International Group, Inc. (AIG). TRV's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $10.03. Zacks Investment Research reports TRV's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 18.95%, compared to an industry average of 16%.
Interested in gaining exposure to TRV through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have TRV as a top-10 holding:
- Invesco KBW Property & Casualty Insurance ETF (KBWP)
- iShares U.S. Insurance ETF (IAK)
- SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF (DIA)
- First Trust BuyWrite Income ETF (FTHI)
- First Trust Hedged BuyWrite Income ETF (FTLB).
The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWP with an increase of 14.18% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of TRV at 7.7%.
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