Loews Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 30, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.0625 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 14,
2013. Shareholders who purchased L stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the
29th quarter that L has paid the same dividend. At the current
stock price of $46.2, the dividend yield is .54%.
The previous trading day's last sale of L was $46.2,
representing a -1.91% decrease from the 52 week high of $47.10 and
a 21.13% increase over the 52 week low of $38.14.
L is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such
as American International Group, Inc. (
) and The Travelers Companies, Inc. (
). L's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.13. Zacks Investment Research reports L's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 30.74%, compared to an
industry average of 11.6%.
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Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have L as a top-10 holding:
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- SPDR S&P Insurance ETF (
- PowerShares Dynamic LargeCap Value (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IAK with an increase of
19.91% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of L at 3.02%.