Dividends

Declaration Date Type Amount ($) Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Payment Date
November 5, 2018 Cash 0.2300 11/14/18 11/15/18 11/22/18
August 23, 2018 Cash 0.2200 08/31/18 09/04/18 09/11/18
May 16, 2018 Cash 0.2200 05/25/18 05/29/18 06/05/18
March 2, 2018 Cash 0.2200 03/13/18 03/14/18 03/21/18
November 6, 2017 Cash 0.2200 11/17/17 11/20/17 11/27/17
August 17, 2017 Cash 0.2100 08/25/17 08/29/17 09/05/17
May 25, 2017 Cash 0.2100 06/02/17 06/06/17 06/13/17
March 2, 2017 Cash 0.2100 03/10/17 03/14/17 03/21/17
November 1, 2016 Cash 0.2100 11/10/16 11/15/16 11/22/16
August 18, 2016 Cash 0.1900 08/26/16 08/30/16 09/06/16
May 19, 2016 Cash 0.1900 05/26/16 05/31/16 06/07/16
March 2, 2016 Cash 0.1900 03/11/16 03/15/16 03/22/16
November 6, 2015 Cash 0.1900 11/13/15 11/17/15 11/24/15
August 27, 2015 Cash 0.1700 09/03/15 09/08/15 09/15/15
May 13, 2015 Cash 0.1667 05/21/15 05/26/15 06/02/15
March 2, 2015 Cash 0.1667 03/11/15 03/13/15 03/20/15
November 5, 2014 Cash 0.1667 11/14/14 11/18/14 11/25/14
August 28, 2014 Cash 0.1533 09/05/14 09/09/14 09/16/14
May 22, 2014 Cash 0.1533 05/30/14 06/03/14 06/10/14
March 3, 2014 Cash 0.1533 03/12/14 03/14/14 03/21/14
November 14, 2013 Cash 0.1533 11/21/13 11/25/13 12/03/13
August 29, 2013 Cash 0.1400 09/06/13 09/10/13 09/17/13
May 23, 2013 Cash 0.1400 05/31/13 06/04/13 06/11/13
March 4, 2013 Cash 0.1400 03/12/13 03/14/13 03/21/13
November 1, 2012 Cash 0.1400 11/07/12 11/12/12 11/19/12
August 29, 2012 Cash 0.1333 09/06/12 09/10/12 09/17/12
May 24, 2012 Cash 0.1333 05/31/12 06/04/12 06/11/12
March 15, 2012 Cash 0.1333 03/22/12 03/26/12 04/02/12
November 3, 2011 Cash 0.1333 11/14/11 11/16/11 11/23/11
August 24, 2011 Cash 0.1267 09/02/11 09/07/11 09/14/11
May 26, 2011 Cash 0.1267 06/06/11 06/08/11 06/15/11
March 7, 2011 Cash 0.1267 03/15/11 03/17/11 03/24/11
November 5, 2010 Cash 0.1267 11/15/10 11/17/10 11/24/10
August 24, 2010 Cash 0.1200 09/02/10 09/07/10 09/14/10
May 25, 2010 Cash 0.1200 06/04/10 06/08/10 06/15/10
March 8, 2010 Cash 0.1200 03/16/10 03/18/10 03/25/10
November 11, 2009 Cash 0.1200 11/19/09 11/23/09 12/03/09
August 25, 2009 Cash 0.1200 09/03/09 09/08/09 09/15/09
May 19, 2009 Cash 0.1200 05/28/09 06/01/09 06/08/09
March 9, 2009 Cash 0.1200 03/17/09 03/19/09 03/26/09
October 31, 2008 Cash 0.1200 11/07/08 11/12/08 11/19/08
August 25, 2008 Cash 0.1200 09/05/08 09/09/08 09/16/08
May 29, 2008 Cash 0.1200 06/06/08 06/10/08 06/17/08
March 10, 2008 Cash 0.1200 03/18/08 03/20/08 03/27/08
November 8, 2007 Cash 0.1200 11/16/07 11/20/07 11/27/07
August 29, 2007 Cash 0.1133 09/06/07 09/10/07 09/17/07
May 24, 2007 Cash 0.1133 06/01/07 06/05/07 06/12/07
March 12, 2007 Cash 0.1133 03/20/07 03/22/07 03/29/07

Stock Split

Stockholders of Record Type Price Before Split ($) Price After Split ($) Distribution Date Split Ratio
June 16, 2015 Stock Split 36.28 24.19 06/23/15 3 for 2

On May 7, 2015, the company announced that its board of directors approved a three for two stock split of the outstanding shares of common stock, effected in the form of a 50 percent stock dividend. Stockholders of record at the close of business on June 16, 2015, received one additional share of common stock for every two shares of common stock held. The additional shares of common stock were distributed on June 23, 2015. The common stock began trading at its split-adjusted price on June 24, 2015. The par value of the common stock remained at $1.00 per share following the stock split. The stock split did not change the proportionate interest that a stockholder had in the company.

Stock Split Shareholder Letter
Form 8937 for Stock Split

EMC Insurance Companies
717 Mulberry Street | P.O. Box 712 |
Des Moines, Iowa 50306-0712

800-447-2295