Allstate Corporation (ALL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 26, 2013
Allstate Corporation ( ALL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 26, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ALL stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 13.64% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of ALL was $46.47, representing a -1.3% decrease from the 52 week high of $47.08 and a 51.07% increase over the 52 week low of $30.76.
ALL is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as American International Group, Inc. ( AIG ) and The Travelers Companies, Inc. ( TRV ). ALL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.68. Zacks Investment Research reports ALL's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 5.39%, compared to an industry average of -1.4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the ALL Dividend History page.
Interested in gaining exposure to ALL through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ALL as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares KBW Property & Casualty Insurance Portfolio ETF ( KBWP )
- PowerShares Dynamic Insurance ( PIC )
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Insurance Index Fund ( IAK )
- PowerShares KBW Insurance Portfoliio ETF ( KBWI )
- PowerShares Dynamic Financial ( PFI ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWP with an increase of 41.3% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of ALL at 8.18%.