Equitable Group Inc. (TSE:EQB) declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, March 14th, TickerTech reports. Investors of record on Thursday, April 5th will be given a dividend of 0.26 per share on Thursday, April 5th. This represents a $1.04 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.78%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 14th. This is a positive change from Equitable Group’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.25.
Equitable Group (EQB) opened at C$58.41 on Tuesday. The firm has a market cap of $970.48, a price-to-earnings ratio of 6.22 and a beta of 0.95. Equitable Group has a 12-month low of C$36.15 and a 12-month high of C$72.98.
In other Equitable Group news, Director Daniel Ruch sold 4,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Tuesday, December 19th. The shares were sold at an average price of C$70.62, for a total value of C$282,480.00. Also, Director Eric Marshall Beutel purchased 12,200 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, March 2nd. The stock was purchased at an average price of C$57.43 per share, with a total value of C$700,646.00. In the last ninety days, insiders purchased 22,300 shares of company stock valued at $1,246,808.
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About Equitable Group
Equitable Group Inc is a financial services business that operates through its wholly owned subsidiary, Equitable Bank (the Bank). Equitable Bank serves retail and commercial customers across Canada with a range of savings solutions and mortgage lending products, offered under the Equitable Bank and EQ Bank brands.
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