Loews Corporation (L) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 28, 2013

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Loews Corporation ( L ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 28, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.0625 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 16, 2013. Shareholders who purchased L stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 30th quarter that L has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $45.87, the dividend yield is .55%.

The previous trading day's last sale of L was $45.87, representing a -3.86% decrease from the 52 week high of $47.71 and a 15.92% increase over the 52 week low of $39.57.

L is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as American International Group, Inc. ( AIG ) and Ace Limited ( ACE ). L's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.68. Zacks Investment Research reports L's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 29.71%, compared to an industry average of 13.4%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the L Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to L through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have L as a top-10 holding:

  • iShares U.S. Insurance ETF ( IAK ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IAK with an increase of 12.48% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of L at 2.83%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: ACE , AIG , IAK , L

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