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Torchmark Corporation (TMK) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 30, 2015

Torchmark Corporation ( TMK ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 30, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.135 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 30, 2015. Shareholders who purchased TMK prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that TMK has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $56.24, the dividend yield is .96%.

The previous trading day's last sale of TMK was $56.24, representing a -11.1% decrease from the 52 week high of $63.26 and a 13.15% increase over the 52 week low of $49.71.

TMK is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as China Life Insurance Company Limited ( LFC ) and ING Group, N.V. ( ING ). TMK's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.08. Zacks Investment Research reports TMK's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 4.85%, compared to an industry average of 7.8%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the TMK Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to TMK through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have TMK as a top-10 holding:

  • iShares Yield Optimized Bond ETF ( BYLD ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is BYLD with an decrease of -2.81% over the last 100 days.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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