Loews Corporation (
) 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. (
) and Ace Limited (
). 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%.
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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 (
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%.