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

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ProAssurance Corporation ( PRA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 25, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 10, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PRA stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that PRA has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $46.14, the dividend yield is 2.17%.

The previous trading day's last sale of PRA was $46.14, representing a -16.77% decrease from the 52 week high of $55.44 and a 10.38% 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. ( AIG ) and The Travelers Companies, Inc. ( TRV ). PRA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.24. Zacks Investment Research reports PRA's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -15.14%, compared to an industry average of 13%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the PRA Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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 )
  • Vanguard S&P Small-Cap 600 Value ETF ( VIOV )
  • iShares Small Cap 600/BARRA Value Index Fund ( IJS )
  • SPDR S&P 600 Small Cap Value ETF (based on S&P SmallCap Value ( SLYV ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IJS with an increase of 16.18% over the last 100 days. KBWP has the highest percent weighting of PRA at 4.26%.

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