ProAssurance Corporation (PRA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 25, 2013

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ProAssurance Corporation ( PRA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 25, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 12, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PRA stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $51.3, the dividend yield is 1.95%.

The previous trading day's last sale of PRA was $51.3, representing a -3.01% decrease from the 52 week high of $52.89 and a 23.97% increase over the 52 week low of $41.38.

PRA is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as American International Group, Inc. ( AIG ) and The Travelers Companies, Inc. ( TRV ). PRA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.38. Zacks Investment Research reports PRA's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -5.83%, compared to an industry average of 15.1%.

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

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

  • PowerShares KBW Property & Casualty Insurance Portfolio ETF ( KBWP )
  • PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II PowerShares S&P Smal ( PSCF )
  • PowerShares DWA Technical Leaders Portfolio ( PDP )
  • SPDR S&P 600 Small Cap Growth ETF (based on S&P SmallCap 600 G ( SLYG )
  • iShares Small Cap 600/BARRA Growth Index Fund ( IJT ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWP with an increase of 10.66% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of PRA at 4.17%.



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