The Travelers Companies, Inc. ( TRV ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 07, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.72 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 29, 2017. Shareholders who purchased TRV prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 7.46% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $115.43, the dividend yield is 2.5%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TRV was $115.43, representing a -11.46% decrease from the 52 week high of $130.37 and a 11.58% increase over the 52 week low of $103.45.
TRV is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as D/B/A Chubb Limited New ( CB ) and American International Group, Inc. ( AIG ). TRV's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $10.01. Zacks Investment Research reports TRV's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as -12.48%, compared to an industry average of 3.1%.
Interested in gaining exposure to TRV through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have TRV as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares KBW Property & Casualty Insurance Portfolio ( KBWP )
- iShares U.S. Insurance ETF ( IAK )
- SPDR S&P Insurance ETF ( KIE )
- AdvisorShares Wilshire Buyback ETF ( TTFS )
- Cambria Value and Momentum ETF ( VAMO ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is VAMO with an increase of 1.59% over the last 100 days. KBWP has the highest percent weighting of TRV at 7.68%.