Employers Holdings Company Profile (NYSE:EIG)

About Employers Holdings

Employers Holdings logoEmployers Holdings, Inc. is a holding company. Through its insurance subsidiaries, the Company provides workers' compensation insurance coverage to select, small businesses in low to medium hazard industries. The Company provides workers' compensation insurance under a statutory system wherein employers are required to provide coverage for their employees' medical, disability, vocational rehabilitation, and/or death benefit costs for work-related injuries or illnesses. The Company provides workers' compensation insurance in approximately 33 states and the District of Columbia, with a concentration in California. The Company invests in fixed maturity securities, equity securities and cash equivalents. The Company insurance subsidiaries include Employers Insurance Company of Nevada (EICN), Employers Compensation Insurance Company (ECIC), Employers Preferred Insurance Company (EPIC) and Employers Assurance Company (EAC).

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Accident & Health Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: EIG
  • CUSIP: 29221810
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $37.35
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $37.94
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $33.08
  • 52-Week Range: $32,087,000.00 - $23.21
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 12.45
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 17.18
  • P/E Growth: 1.79
  • Market Cap: $1.19B
  • Outstanding Shares: 32,087,000
  • Beta: 1.01
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 12.53%
  • Return on Equity: 10.40%
  • Return on Assets: 2.23%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 0.38%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.38%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Employers Holdings (NYSE:EIG) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Employers Holdings (NYSE:EIG)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
12/2/2016MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralView Rating Details
3/25/2015SunTrust Banks, Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$30.00 -> $33.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/19/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Employers Holdings (NYSE:EIG)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/23/2017ListenView Earnings Details
10/26/2016Q316$0.59$0.57$193.82 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/27/2016Q216$0.57$0.57$197.92 million$201.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q116$0.52$0.52$188.54 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/17/2016Q415$0.50$1.05$182.56 million$184.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q315$0.43$0.63$183.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q215$0.37$0.54$184.95 million$188.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q1$0.33$0.34$190.10 million$191.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/18/2015Q4$0.28$0.40ViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2014Q3$0.23$0.32ViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q2$0.20$0.46ViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2014Q1$0.12$0.14ViewListenView Earnings Details
2/28/2014Q4$0.27($0.03)$183.23 million$192.36 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/7/2013Q2 2013$0.14$0.31$172.20 million$181.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Employers Holdings (NYSE:EIG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.09 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.16 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.45$0.51$0.48
Q2 20162$0.46$0.57$0.52
Q3 20161$0.52$0.52$0.52
Q4 20161$0.52$0.52$0.52
Q1 20171$0.50$0.50$0.50
Q2 20171$0.53$0.53$0.53
Q3 20171$0.60$0.60$0.60
Q4 20171$0.59$0.59$0.59
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Employers Holdings (NYSE:EIG)
Annual Dividend:$0.36
Dividend Yield:0.97%
Dividend Growth:14.50% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:12.16% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
17.22% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
16.67% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Employers Holdings (NYSE:EIG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
10/27/2016Quarterly$0.091.16%11/7/201611/9/201611/23/2016
7/28/2016quarterly$0.091.21%8/8/20168/10/20168/24/2016
4/28/2016quarterly$0.091.24%5/9/20165/11/20165/25/2016
2/18/2016quarterly$0.091.29%2/26/20163/1/20163/15/2016
10/29/2015quarterly$0.060.9%11/6/201511/10/201511/24/2015
7/30/2015quarterly$0.061%8/10/20158/12/20158/26/2015
4/30/2015quarterly$0.060.98%5/11/20155/13/20155/27/2015
2/19/2015quarterly$0.061.02%3/2/20153/4/20153/18/2015
10/29/2014quarterly$0.061.2%11/7/201411/12/201411/26/2014
7/30/2014quarterly$0.061.13%8/11/20148/13/20148/27/2014
4/30/2014quarterly$0.061.06%5/12/20145/14/20145/28/2014
2/19/2014quarterly$0.061.17%3/3/20143/5/20143/19/2014
11/6/2013quarterly$0.060.76%11/18/201311/20/201312/4/2013
8/7/2013quarterly$0.060.86%8/19/20138/21/20139/4/2013
5/8/2013quarterly$0.060.95%5/20/20135/22/20136/5/2013
3/1/2013quarterly$0.061.14%3/11/20133/13/20133/27/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Employers Holdings (NYSE:EIG)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 4.00%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 78.46%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
1/3/2017John P NelsonEVPSell14,000$39.63$554,820.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2016Stephen V FestaCOOSell6,500$35.00$227,500.00View SEC Filing  
10/5/2016Ann W NelsonEVPSell20,458$30.00$613,740.00View SEC Filing  
10/3/2016Ann W NelsonEVPSell1,142$30.00$34,260.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2016Richard P HallmanEVPSell16,588$27.71$459,653.48View SEC Filing  
8/1/2016Richard W BlakeyDirectorBuy260$28.00$7,280.00View SEC Filing  
7/27/2016Stephen V FestaCOOSell9,647$32.00$308,704.00View SEC Filing  
7/13/2016Stephen V FestaCOOSell5,700$31.00$176,700.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2016Lenard T OrmsbyEVPSell16,482$30.17$497,261.94View SEC Filing  
5/27/2016Lenard T OrmsbyEVPSell7,218$30.23$218,200.14View SEC Filing  
5/16/2016Stephen V FestaCOOSell6,000$29.90$179,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/2/2016Ann W NelsonEVPSell10,002$30.00$300,060.00View SEC Filing  
4/25/2016Douglas D DirksCEOSell37,632$28.89$1,087,188.48View SEC Filing  
4/22/2016Douglas D DirksCEOSell20,294$28.53$578,987.82View SEC Filing  
4/20/2016Douglas D DirksCEOSell8,971$28.54$256,032.34View SEC Filing  
4/15/2016Douglas D DirksCEOSell5,386$28.51$153,554.86View SEC Filing  
3/30/2016Douglas D DirksCEOSell16,217$28.51$462,346.67View SEC Filing  
3/30/2016John P NelsonEVPSell23,700$28.50$675,450.00View SEC Filing  
3/29/2016Gretchen HofelingVPSell3,780$28.00$105,840.00View SEC Filing  
3/18/2016Richard P HallmanEVPSell5,000$28.33$141,650.00View SEC Filing  
3/15/2016Douglas D DirksCEOSell31,593$27.64$873,230.52View SEC Filing  
3/14/2016Douglas D DirksCEOSell18,070$27.82$502,707.40View SEC Filing  
3/11/2016Douglas D DirksCEOSell67,907$27.99$1,900,716.93View SEC Filing  
11/9/2015Ann W. NelsonEVPSell2,748$27.00$74,196.00View SEC Filing  
11/5/2015Gretchen HofelingVPSell3,000$26.59$79,770.00View SEC Filing  
11/5/2015Stephen V. FestaCOOSell11,144$26.71$297,656.24View SEC Filing  
11/3/2015Lenard T. OrmsbyEVPSell25,500$27.13$691,815.00View SEC Filing  
11/2/2015John P. NelsonEVPSell25,500$27.27$695,385.00View SEC Filing  
9/1/2015Michael J McsallyDirectorBuy2,000$21.65$43,300.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2015Valerie R GlennDirectorBuy1,115$22.28$24,842.20View SEC Filing  
8/24/2015Michael D RumbolzDirectorBuy1,000$22.50$22,500.00View SEC Filing  
6/12/2015Michael D RumbolzDirectorBuy1,000$22.75$22,750.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2015Michael D RumbolzDirectorBuy1,000$23.90$23,900.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2015Lenard T OrmsbyEVPSell10,000$24.30$243,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/4/2015Michael J McsallyDirectorBuy2,000$24.41$48,820.00View SEC Filing  
2/27/2015Richard W BlakeyDirectorBuy1,000$23.50$23,500.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014Richard P HallmanEVPSell5,000$20.81$104,050.00View SEC Filing  
5/27/2014Douglas D DirksCEOSell75,000$21.71$1,628,250.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2014Michael McsallyDirectorBuy2,500$20.17$50,425.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2014Valerie GlennDirectorBuy1,300$19.80$25,740.00View SEC Filing  
11/22/2013T Hale JohnstonSVPSell4,441$32.00$142,112.00View SEC Filing  
11/21/2013David QuezadaSVPSell9,382$32.00$300,224.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2013Ann W NelsonEVPSell20,000$28.30$566,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2013Lenard OrmsbyEVPSell30,000$28.53$855,900.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013Douglas DirksCEOBuy1,000$29.03$29,030.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013John NelsonEVPSell15,000$28.38$425,700.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013Valerie GlennDirectorSell7,500$28.40$213,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013William YockeCFOSell30,000$28.67$860,100.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Employers Holdings (NYSE:EIG)
DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoEmployers Holdings, Inc. Schedules Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Earnings Release and Conference Call (NYSE:EIG)
finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 10:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEmployers Holdings, Inc. Names George “Chip” Carbonar, Vice President, Corporate Controller (NYSE:EIG)
finance.yahoo.com - February 6 at 5:00 PM
4-traders.com logoEmployers : Names Bertrum Carroll, Vice President, Chief Information Security Officer (NYSE:EIG)
www.4-traders.com - February 2 at 5:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoA.M. Best Affirms Ratings of Employers Holdings, Inc. and Its Subsidiaries and Revises Outlook to Stable (NYSE:EIG)
finance.yahoo.com - February 1 at 10:29 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEmployers Holdings, Inc. Appoints Tracey Berg as Executive Vice President, Chief Information Officer (NYSE:EIG)
finance.yahoo.com - February 1 at 5:28 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoBRIEF-Esthetics International's unit signs distribution deal with Frostbland Pty Ltd (NYSE:EIG)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - January 31 at 5:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoA.M. Best Revises Outlooks to Stable for Employers Holdings, Inc. and Its Subsidiaries (NYSE:EIG)
finance.yahoo.com - January 31 at 5:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEmployers Holdings, Inc. to Ring NYSE Closing Bell to Commemorate 10th Anniversary of Initial Public Offering (NYSE:EIG)
finance.yahoo.com - January 30 at 3:17 PM
capitalcube.com logoEmployers Holdings, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : EIG-US : January 30, 2017 (NYSE:EIG)
www.capitalcube.com - January 30 at 12:25 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEmployers Holdings, Inc. Names Bertrum Carroll, Vice President, Chief Information Security Officer (NYSE:EIG)
finance.yahoo.com - January 24 at 5:34 PM
capitalcube.com logoEmployers Holdings, Inc. : EIG-US: Dividend Analysis : November 09th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : January 9, 2017 (NYSE:EIG)
www.capitalcube.com - January 9 at 5:45 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoEMPLOYERS HOLDINGS, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events (NYSE:EIG)
biz.yahoo.com - December 20 at 6:19 PM
streetinsider.com logoEmployers Holdings (EIG) Appoints Michael Paquette to EVP, CFO (NYSE:EIG)
www.streetinsider.com - December 17 at 5:12 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo2:22 pm Employers Holdings appoints Michael S. Paquette as CFO effective Jan. 1 (NYSE:EIG)
finance.yahoo.com - December 16 at 5:29 PM
publicnow.com logoEmployers Holdings, Inc. Appoints Michael S. Paquette as Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer (NYSE:EIG)
www.publicnow.com - December 16 at 5:29 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoEMPLOYERS HOLDINGS, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhi (NYSE:EIG)
biz.yahoo.com - December 16 at 5:29 PM
feeds.reuters.com logoBRIEF-Employers Holdings appoints Michael S. Paquette as CFO (NYSE:EIG)
feeds.reuters.com - December 16 at 3:12 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAre These Stocks the Best Bets in the Financial Sector? (NYSE:EIG)
finance.yahoo.com - December 14 at 5:56 PM
News IconHere is What Hedge Funds Think About Employers Holdings, Inc. (EIG) (NYSE:EIG)
feedproxy.google.com - December 9 at 6:56 AM
marketwired.com logoWinwell Ventures Announces Proposed Acquisition of Nevada Gold Properties From Waterton and Financing Transactions to Form Contact Gold (NYSE:EIG)
www.marketwired.com - December 8 at 5:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEmployers Holdings downgraded by Macquarie (NYSE:EIG)
finance.yahoo.com - December 2 at 5:13 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEMPLOYERS® Names Ray Wise as Senior Vice President, Chief Sales Officer (NYSE:EIG)
finance.yahoo.com - November 30 at 4:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEMPLOYERS® Expands Workers’ Compensation Insurance Services into Four States (NYSE:EIG)
finance.yahoo.com - November 29 at 5:33 PM
seekingalpha.com logoEmployers Holdings goes ex-dividend today (NYSE:EIG)
seekingalpha.com - November 7 at 8:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHow Employers Holdings (EIG) Stock Stands Out in a Strong Industry (NYSE:EIG)
finance.yahoo.com - November 3 at 6:13 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Employers Holdings, Inc. : November 2, 2016 (NYSE:EIG)
www.capitalcube.com - November 2 at 4:55 PM
capitalcube.com logoEmployers Holdings, Inc. :EIG-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : October 31, 2016 (NYSE:EIG)
www.capitalcube.com - October 31 at 11:06 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoEMPLOYERS HOLDINGS, INC. Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NYSE:EIG)
biz.yahoo.com - October 27 at 4:52 PM
cnbc.com logoEmployers Holdings posts 3Q profit (NYSE:EIG)
www.cnbc.com - October 27 at 9:26 AM
feeds.reuters.com logoBRIEF-Employers Holdings reports Q3 earnings (NYSE:EIG)
feeds.reuters.com - October 26 at 5:31 PM
seekingalpha.com logoEmployers Holdings misses by $0.02, misses on revenue (NYSE:EIG)
seekingalpha.com - October 26 at 5:18 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ3 2016 Employers Holdings Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close (NYSE:EIG)
biz.yahoo.com - October 26 at 4:51 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEmployers Holdings, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2016 Net Income of $0.69, Net Income Excluding the Impact of the LPT of $0.59, and Operating Income of $0.57 per Diluted Share (NYSE:EIG)
finance.yahoo.com - October 26 at 4:51 PM
capitalcube.com logoEmployers Holdings, Inc. : EIG-US: Dividend Analysis : August 10th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : October 17, 2016 (NYSE:EIG)
www.capitalcube.com - October 17 at 4:45 PM
4-traders.com logoEMPLOYERS : reg; Expands Access to Injured Employee Hotline to All Policyholders (NYSE:EIG)
www.4-traders.com - October 14 at 4:42 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEmployers Holdings, Inc. Schedules Third Quarter 2016 Earnings Release and Conference Call (NYSE:EIG)
finance.yahoo.com - October 13 at 4:47 PM
forbes.com logoAmerisafe Looking Like An Undervalued Insurance Provider (NYSE:EIG)
www.forbes.com - October 12 at 8:22 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoEMPLOYERS HOLDINGS, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers (NYSE:EIG)
biz.yahoo.com - October 6 at 4:46 PM
fidaily.com logoEmployers Holdings Inc Common S (NYSE:EIG) Trading Up – Insiders Selling, Short Interest Growing (NYSE:EIG)
www.fidaily.com - October 6 at 10:22 AM
capitalcube.com logoEmployers Holdings, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : EIG-US : October 5, 2016 (NYSE:EIG)
www.capitalcube.com - October 5 at 9:59 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEMPLOYERS® Expands Access to Injured Employee Hotline to All Policyholders (NYSE:EIG)
finance.yahoo.com - October 4 at 4:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEMPLOYERS® Expands Access to Injured Employee Hotline to All Policyholders (NYSE:EIG)
finance.yahoo.com - October 4 at 4:46 PM
4-traders.com logoEmployers : Incorporated Shorted Shares Increased 2.43% After Market Selling (NYSE:EIG)
www.4-traders.com - September 23 at 4:33 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Employers Holdings, Inc. : September 13, 2016 (NYSE:EIG)
www.capitalcube.com - September 14 at 8:57 AM
capitalcube.com logoEmployers Holdings, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : EIG-US : September 14, 2016 (NYSE:EIG)
www.capitalcube.com - September 14 at 8:57 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Employers Holdings, Inc. : August 31, 2016 (NYSE:EIG)
www.capitalcube.com - August 31 at 4:43 PM
4-traders.com logoEmployers : Institutional Investors Quarterly Sentiment (NYSE:EIG)
www.4-traders.com - August 30 at 4:49 PM
capitalcube.com logoEmployers Holdings, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : EIG-US : August 30, 2016 (NYSE:EIG)
www.capitalcube.com - August 30 at 12:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEmployers Holdings (EIG): Time to Dump Stock from Portfolio? (NYSE:EIG)
finance.yahoo.com - August 19 at 3:54 PM
capitalcube.com logoEmployers Holdings, Inc. :EIG-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 15, 2016 (NYSE:EIG)
www.capitalcube.com - August 15 at 4:56 PM

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What is Employers Holdings' stock symbol?

Employers Holdings trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "EIG."

How often does Employers Holdings pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Employers Holdings?

Employers Holdings announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 27th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, November 9th will be paid a dividend of $0.09 per share on Wednesday, November 23rd. This represents a $0.36 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.97%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, November 7th.

When will Employers Holdings announce their earnings?

Employers Holdings is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February, 22nd 2017.

Who owns Employers Holdings stock?

Employers Holdings' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (8.94%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.95%), State Street Corp (2.22%), Loomis Sayles & Co. L P (2.12%), Westwood Holdings Group Inc. (1.15%) and AQR Capital Management LLC (1.09%). Company insiders that own Employers Holdings stock include Ann W Nelson, Douglas D Dirks, Gretchen Hofeling, John P Nelson, Lenard T Ormsby, Michael D Rumbolz, Michael J Mcsally, Richard P Hallman, Richard W Blakey, Stephen V Festa and Valerie R Glenn.

Who sold Employers Holdings stock? Who is selling Employers Holdings stock?

Employers Holdings' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Systematic Financial Management LP, Royce & Associates LP, FMR LLC, Allianz Asset Management AG, Westwood Holdings Group Inc., Guggenheim Capital LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC and Tudor Investment Corp Et Al. Company insiders that have sold Employers Holdings stock in the last year include Ann W Nelson, Douglas D Dirks, Gretchen Hofeling, John P Nelson, Lenard T Ormsby, Richard P Hallman and Stephen V Festa.

Who bought Employers Holdings stock? Who is buying Employers Holdings stock?

Employers Holdings' stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, State Street Corp, AQR Capital Management LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Martingale Asset Management L P, First Allied Advisory Services Inc., Two Sigma Investments LP and Comerica Bank. Company insiders that have bought Employers Holdings stock in the last two years include Michael D Rumbolz, Michael J Mcsally, Richard W Blakey and Valerie R Glenn.

How do I buy Employers Holdings stock?

Shares of Employers Holdings can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Employers Holdings stock cost?

One share of Employers Holdings stock can currently be purchased for approximately $37.10.

Employers Holdings (NYSE:EIG) Chart for Sunday, February, 19, 2017


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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Employers Holdings (NYSE:EIG)

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Earnings by Quarter for Employers Holdings (NYSE:EIG)

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Dividend Payments by Quarter for Employers Holdings (NYSE:EIG)

Last Updated on 2/19/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff