Dow Component Travelers Companies (TRV) To Go Ex-dividend Monday

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) is trading down 24.0 points (-0.1%) at 17,881 as of Friday, Jun 5, 2015, 10:36 a.m. ET. During this time, 78.9 million shares of the 30 Dow components have changed hands vs. an average daily trading volume of 359.8 million. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,335 issues advancing vs. 1,578 declining with 178 unchanged.
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Monday, June 8, 2015 is the ex-dividend date for Dow component Travelers Companies (NYSE: TRV). Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 61 cents per share. At a price of $100.54 as of 10:37 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.4% compared to the average Dow component yield of 2.7%.

The average volume for Travelers Companies has been two million shares per day over the past 30 days. Travelers Companies has a market cap of $32.19 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are down 5.3% year-to-date as of Thursday's close.

The Travelers Companies, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides a range of commercial and personal property, and casualty insurance products and services to businesses, government units, associations, and individuals in the Unites states and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 9.8, above the average insurance industry P/E ratio of 9.7.
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