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Previous Close29.17
Open29.82
Bid29.25 x 800
Ask31.05 x 1000
Day's Range28.81 - 29.68
52 Week Range18.83 - 36.40
Volume40,326
Avg. Volume69,633
Market Cap734.506M
Beta (5Y Monthly)0.13
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
EPS (TTM)-0.86
Earnings DateAug 03, 2021 - Aug 09, 2021
Forward Dividend & Yield0.60 (2.06%)
Ex-Dividend DateJun 03, 2021
1y Target Est36.50
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  • United Fire Group, Inc. Reports on Annual Meeting of Shareholders
    GlobeNewswire

    United Fire Group, Inc. Reports on Annual Meeting of Shareholders

    Joshua D. Baron United Fire & Casualty Company elected Joshua D. Baron as Assistant Vice President. Ryan M. Gardner United Fire & Casualty Company elected Ryan M. Gardner as Assistant Vice President. Naomi A. Homrighausen United Fire & Casualty Company elected Naomi A. Homrighausen as Assistant Vice President. Stephen V. Merkey United Fire & Casualty Company elected Stephen V. Merkey as Assistant Vice President. Amy Rupp United Fire & Casualty Company elected Amy Rupp as Assistant Vice President. Kyanna M. Saylor United Fire & Casualty Company elected Kyanna M. Saylor as Assistant Vice President. Anthony G. Saylor United Fire & Casualty Company elected Anthony G. Saylor as Vice President. Dominique Simeon United Fire & Casualty Company elected Dominique Simeon as Assistant Vice President. Benjamin D. Williams United Fire & Casualty Company elected Benjamin D. Williams as Assistant Vice President. Director Elections to the Board of Directors AnnouncedRetirement of Director Jack B. EvansNew Officer Elections Announced Director Elections to the Board of Directors CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa, May 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- United Fire Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: UFCS) (the "Company" or "UFG") announced today that shareholders elected three Class C Directors to our 11-member board of directors at the 2021 Annual Meeting of Shareholders held on May 19, 2021. The following individuals were each elected to serve three-year terms expiring in 2024. Christopher R. Drahozal, John M. Rounds Professor of Law at the University of Kansas School of Law;Lura E. McBride, President & CEO at Van Meter Inc.;George D. Milligan, President at The Graham Group, Inc. In other official business, our shareholders: ratified the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for 2021;approved the United Fire Group, Inc. 2021 Stock and Incentive Plan; andapproved, on an advisory basis, the compensation of the Company's named executive officers. Retirement of Director Jack B. Evans According to our Bylaws, each director must submit his or her resignation from the Board of Directors no later than the first day of February after he or she reaches age 72, and such resignation must be effective no later than the next Annual Meeting. Pursuant to this policy, on February 1, 2021, Jack B. Evans, Chairman of the Board of Directors, submitted his resignation as a director effective immediately following the Annual Meeting of Shareholders on May 19, 2021. Mr. Evans became Chairman of our Board of Directors in October 2009. He has served as a director since 1995 and as Vice Chairman from 1997 to 2009. Mr. Evans has a very strong business background and has held the position of Chairman of The Hall-Perrine Foundation since December 2018, a private philanthropic corporation located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. The Company thanks Mr. Evans for his many years of distinguished service to the Company and its community. Mr. James W. Noyce will succeed Mr. Evans as Chairman. Mr. Kyle D. Skogman will succeed Mr. Noyce as Vice Chairman. New Officer Elections The Company is pleased to announce the following officer elections at its subsidiary United Fire & Casualty Company effective May 19, 2021: Anthony G. Saylor United Fire & Casualty Company elected Anthony G. Saylor as Vice President. Joshua D. Baron United Fire & Casualty Company elected Joshua D. Baron as Assistant Vice President. Ryan M. Gardner United Fire & Casualty Company elected Ryan M. Gardner as Assistant Vice President. Naomi A. Homrighausen United Fire & Casualty Company elected Naomi A. Homrighausen as Assistant Vice President. Stephen V. Merkey United Fire & Casualty Company elected Stephen V. Merkey as Assistant Vice President. Amy Rupp United Fire & Casualty Company elected Amy Rupp as Assistant Vice President. Kyanna M. Saylor United Fire & Casualty Company elected Kyanna M. Saylor as Assistant Vice President. Dominique Simeon United Fire & Casualty Company elected Dominique Simeon as Assistant Vice President. Benjamin D. Williams United Fire & Casualty Company elected Benjamin D. Williams as Assistant Vice President. About UFG Founded in 1946 as United Fire & Casualty Company, UFG, through its insurance company subsidiaries, is engaged in the business of writing property and casualty insurance. Through our subsidiaries, we are licensed as a property and casualty insurer in 50 states, plus the District of Columbia, and we are represented by approximately 1,000 independent agencies. A.M. Best Company assigns a rating of "A" (Excellent) for members of the United Fire & Casualty Group. For more information about UFG visit www.ufginsurance.com. Contact Randy Patten, AVP & Controller, 319-286-2537 or ir@unitedfiregroup.com Photos accompanying this announcement are available at: https://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/4661d34a-fbbd-40f8-a7fb-c552a7b016fa https://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/d6167348-7851-4160-8739-c6ac70eb25d7 https://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/bcb1a491-8a08-404b-a066-d753f22570f4 https://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/77dbd50a-663b-4c7e-b293-45bf405377c3 https://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/cfb08d6e-cf0e-45f1-94b0-25080f069721 https://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/f5843c24-7129-4a0b-bba4-af524a356d5c https://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/5414559a-4e7c-40e5-9090-67a594c4984e https://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/03c14249-0a8f-4e15-9868-8ceaf81547c7 https://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/1cb78569-0713-4b79-9d6e-261bd58d7219

  • United Fire Group, Inc. Declares a Common Stock Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.15 per Share
    GlobeNewswire

    United Fire Group, Inc. Declares a Common Stock Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.15 per Share

    CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa, May 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, the Board of Directors of United Fire Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: UFCS) ("UFG") declared a common stock quarterly cash dividend of $0.15 per share. This dividend will be payable June 18, 2021 to shareholders of record as of June 4, 2021. UFG has a long history of paying quarterly dividends, with the quarterly cash dividend declared today marking the 213th consecutive quarterly dividend paid, dating back to March 1968. About UFG Founded in 1946 as United Fire & Casualty Company, UFG, through its insurance company subsidiaries, is engaged in the business of writing property and casualty insurance. Through our subsidiaries, we are licensed as a property and casualty insurer in 50 states, plus the District of Columbia, and we are represented by approximately 1,000 independent agencies. A.M. Best Company assigns a rating of "A" (Excellent) for members of the United Fire & Casualty Group. For more information about UFG, visit www.ufginsurance.com or contact: Randy Patten, AVP and Controller, 319-286-2537 or IR@unitedfiregroup.com Disclosure of Forward-Looking Statements This release may contain forward-looking statements about our operations, anticipated performance and other similar matters. The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 provides a safe harbor under the Securities Act of 1933 and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 for forward-looking statements. The forward-looking statements are not historical facts and involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ from those expected and/or projected. Such forward-looking statements are based on current expectations, estimates, forecasts and projections about the Company, the industry in which we operate, and beliefs and assumptions made by management. Words such as "expect(s)," "anticipate(s)," "intend(s)," "plan(s)," "believe(s)," "continue(s)," "seek(s)," "estimate(s)," "goal(s)," "remain(s) optimistic," "target(s)," "forecast(s)," "project(s)," "predict(s)," "should," "could," "may," "will," "might," "hope," "can" and other words and terms of similar meaning or expression in connection with a discussion of future operations, financial performance or financial condition, are intended to identify forward-looking statements. These statements are not guarantees of future performance and involve risks, uncertainties and assumptions that are difficult to predict. Therefore, actual outcomes and results may differ materially from what is expressed in such forward-looking statements. Information concerning factors that could cause actual outcomes and results to differ materially from those expressed in the forward-looking statements is contained in Part I, Item 1A "Risk Factors" of our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2020, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") on February 26, 2021. The risks identified in our Annual Report on Form 10-K and in our other SEC filings are representative of the risks, uncertainties, and assumptions that could cause actual outcomes and results to differ materially from what is expressed in the forward-looking statements. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date of this release or as of the date they are made. Except as required under the federal securities laws and the rules and regulations of the SEC, we do not have any intention or obligation to update publicly any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise.