Everest Re Group, Ltd. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 25, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.75 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 10, 2014. Shareholders who purchased RE stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 4th quarter that RE has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $163.91, the dividend yield is
The previous trading day's last sale of RE was $163.91,
representing a -1.05% decrease from the 52 week high of $165.65 and
a 22.23% increase over the 52 week low of $134.10.
RE is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as American International Group, Inc. (
) and Ace Limited (
). RE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $24.82. Zacks Investment Research reports RE's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -9.26%, compared to an
industry average of .2%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to RE through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have RE as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares KBW Property & Casualty Insurance Portfolio
- SPDR MFS Systematic Value Equity ETF (
- Vanguard S&P Mid-Cap 400 Value ETF (
- iShares S&P MidCap 400/Barra Value Index Fund (
- SPDR S&P 400 Mid Cap Value ETF (based on S&P MidCap
400 Value (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IVOV with an increase of
5.61% over the last 100 days. KBWP has the highest percent
weighting of RE at 4.05%.