Allstate Corporation (ALL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 28, 2013


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Allstate Corporation ( ALL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 28, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ALL stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that ALL has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $48.75, the dividend yield is 2.05%.

The previous trading day's last sale of ALL was $48.75, representing a -7.34% decrease from the 52 week high of $52.61 and a 31.69% increase over the 52 week low of $37.02.

ALL is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as American International Group, Inc. ( AIG ) and Ace Limited ( ACE ). ALL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.68. Zacks Investment Research reports ALL's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 9.66%, compared to an industry average of 14%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the ALL Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to ALL through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ALL as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares KBW Property & Casualty Insurance Portfolio ETF ( KBWP )
  • iShares U.S. Insurance ETF ( IAK )
  • PowerShares KBW Insurance Portfoliio ETF ( KBWI )
  • Direxion All Cap Insider Sentiment Shares ( KNOW )
  • Direxion Daily Financial Bull 3X Shares ( FAS ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FAS with an increase of 25.17% over the last 100 days. KBWP has the highest percent weighting of ALL at 8.4%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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