Everest Re Group, Ltd. (RE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 04, 2018

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Everest Re Group, Ltd. ( RE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 04, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $1.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 19, 2018. Shareholders who purchased RE prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that RE has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $222.42, the dividend yield is 2.34%.

The previous trading day's last sale of RE was $222.42, representing a -16.03% decrease from the 52 week high of $264.88 and a 6.52% increase over the 52 week low of $208.81.

RE is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Chubb Limited ( CB ) and American International Group, Inc. ( AIG ). RE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.93. Zacks Investment Research reports RE's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 90.33%, compared to an industry average of 20.4%.

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

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

  • Invesco KBW Property & Casualty Insurance ETF ( KBWP )
  • SPDR S&P Insurance ETF ( KIE )
  • Invesco S&P 500 Equal Weight Financial ETF ( RYF )
  • John Hancock Multifactor Financials ETF ( JHMF ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is KIE with an increase of 3.86% over the last 100 days. KBWP has the highest percent weighting of RE at 3.7%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: RE , CB , AIG , KBWP , KIE , RYF , JHMF

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