Loews Corporation (L) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 06, 2013


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Loews Corporation ( L ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 06, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.0625 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased L stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 28th quarter that L has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of L was $43.18, representing a -2.33% decrease from the 52 week high of $44.21 and a 13.66% increase over the 52 week low of $37.99.

L is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as American International Group, Inc. ( AIG ) and The Travelers Companies, Inc. ( TRV ). L's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.43. Zacks Investment Research reports L's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 37.91%, compared to an industry average of 12.9%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the L Dividend History page.

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

  • iShares Dow Jones U.S. Insurance Index Fund ( IAK )
  • SPDR S&P Insurance ETF ( KIE ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IAK with an increase of 11.31% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of L at 3.21%.

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

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