Allstate Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 27, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.28 per share is scheduled to be paid on
April 01, 2014. Shareholders who purchased ALL stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 12% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of ALL was $53.65,
representing a -2.17% decrease from the 52 week high of $54.84 and
a 19.17% increase over the 52 week low of $45.02.
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 $4.81. Zacks Investment Research reports ALL's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -10.49%, compared to an
industry average of 2%.
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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 (
- RevenueShares Financials Sector (
- Direxion Daily Financial Bull 3X Shares (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FAS with an increase of
22.51% over the last 100 days. KBWP has the highest percent
weighting of ALL at 8.48%.