Allstate Corporation (
) 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. (
) and Ace Limited (
). 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%.
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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
- iShares U.S. Insurance ETF (
- PowerShares KBW Insurance Portfoliio ETF (
- Direxion All Cap Insider Sentiment Shares (
- Direxion Daily Financial Bull 3X Shares (
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%.