Everest Re Group, Ltd. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 26, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.48 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 18, 2013. Shareholders who purchased RE stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 27th quarter that RE has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $138.64, the dividend yield is
The previous trading day's last sale of RE was $138.64,
representing a -0.51% decrease from the 52 week high of $139.35 and
a 36.38% increase over the 52 week low of $101.66.
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 $19.01. Zacks Investment Research reports RE's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 33.58%, compared to an
industry average of 14.1%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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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:
- 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
7.26% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of RE at 0.99%.