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Understanding AIG’s Dividend Distribution in 2017

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American International Group (AIG) declared total dividends of $0.96 per share in 2016. AIG is expected to declare dividends of $1.33 per share in 2017, reflecting a rise of ~38.5% from the total dividends declared in 2016. The company has consistently declared quarterly dividends of $0.32 per share for the past few quarters.

In May 2017, AIG declared a quarterly dividend of $0.32 per share, which was paid in June 2017. In August 2017, the company declared a quarterly dividend of $0.32 per share. This dividend is scheduled to be paid in September 2017.

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Chubb Ltd. (CB) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.69 per share in February 2017. In May 2017, the company declared a quarterly dividend of $0.71 per share, which was paid in July 2017. In August 2017, the company declared a quarterly dividend of $0.71 per share. This dividend will be paid in October 2017.

Chubb is expected to declare total dividends of $2.84 per share in 2017, which reflects a rise of ~3.7% from the total dividends declared in 2016.

Dividend yields

American International Group (AIG) has a dividend yield of ~2.1%. Its peers in the insurance industry (IYF) have the following dividend yields:

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