ProAssurance Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 24, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on
January 09, 2014. Shareholders who purchased PRA stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 20% increase over the prior quarter. At the current
stock price of $48.44, the dividend yield is 2.48%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PRA was $48.44,
representing a -12.62% decrease from the 52 week high of $55.44 and
a 15.89% increase over the 52 week low of $41.80.
PRA is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as American International Group, Inc. (
) and Ace Limited (
). PRA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $5.29. Zacks Investment Research reports PRA's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -13.41%, compared to an
industry average of 21.4%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to PRA through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PRA as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares S&P SmallCap Financials Portfolio (
- Vanguard S&P Small-Cap 600 Value ETF (
- iShares Small Cap 600/BARRA Value Index Fund (
- SPDR S&P 600 Small Cap Value ETF (based on S&P
SmallCap Value (
- Vanguard S&P Small-Cap 600 ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is VIOO with an increase of
11.23% over the last 100 days. PSCF has the highest percent
weighting of PRA at 1.95%.