Allstate Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 26, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on
April 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ALL stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 13.64% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of ALL was $46.47,
representing a -1.3% decrease from the 52 week high of $47.08 and a
51.07% increase over the 52 week low of $30.76.
ALL is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as American International Group, Inc. (
) and The Travelers Companies, Inc. (
). 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 5.39%, compared to an
industry average of -1.4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
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
- PowerShares Dynamic Insurance (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Insurance Index Fund (
- PowerShares KBW Insurance Portfoliio ETF (
- PowerShares Dynamic Financial (
The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWP with an increase of
41.3% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of ALL at 8.18%.