Allstate Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 29, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 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 same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $48.73, the dividend yield is 2.05%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ALL was $48.73,
representing a -3.87% decrease from the 52 week high of $50.69 and
a 48.57% increase over the 52 week low of $32.80.
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 $4.62. Zacks Investment Research reports ALL's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 9.05%, compared to an
industry average of 14.8%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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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 Dow Jones U.S. Insurance Index Fund (
- PowerShares KBW Insurance Portfoliio ETF (
- N/A (PIC)
- PowerShares Dynamic Financial (
The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWI with an increase of
42.52% over the last 100 days. KBWP has the highest percent
weighting of ALL at 8.58%.