UNIVERSAL INSURANCE HOLDINGS INC ( UVE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 19, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased UVE stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 25% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $7.47, the dividend yield is 5.35%.
The previous trading day's last sale of UVE was $7.47, representing a -13.04% decrease from the 52 week high of $8.59 and a 104.66% increase over the 52 week low of $3.65.
UVE is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as American International Group, Inc. ( AIG ) and The Travelers Companies, Inc. ( TRV ). UVE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.04.
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