National Security Group Inc (NASDAQ:NSEC) announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, October 21st, RTT News reports. Shareholders of record on Monday, November 4th will be paid a dividend of 0.06 per share by the insurance provider on Friday, November 29th. This represents a $0.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.78%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, November 1st. This is a positive change from National Security Group’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.05.
Shares of National Security Group stock opened at $13.49 on Wednesday. The firm has a market cap of $32.53 million, a PE ratio of 18.90 and a beta of -0.06. National Security Group has a 12-month low of $10.01 and a 12-month high of $14.70. The company has a quick ratio of 0.24, a current ratio of 0.24 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.24. The company’s fifty day simple moving average is $11.68 and its two-hundred day simple moving average is $11.76.
National Security Group (NASDAQ:NSEC) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August 13th. The insurance provider reported ($0.23) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. National Security Group had a return on equity of 3.53% and a net margin of 2.55%. The firm had revenue of $16.21 million during the quarter.
Separately, ValuEngine cut shares of National Security Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, October 10th.
National Security Group Company Profile
The National Security Group, Inc, an insurance holding company, provides insurance products and services in the United States. The company operates in two segments, Property and Casualty Insurance, and Life Insurance. The Property and Casualty Insurance segment primarily underwrites home insurance coverage with primary lines of business consisting of dwelling fire and extended coverage, mobile homeowners, and other liability insurance services in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, and West Virginia, as well as operates on a surplus lines basis in the state of Louisiana.
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