On 9/28/15, Allstate Corp.'s Fixed Rate Noncumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock, Series F (Symbol: ALL.PRF) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.3906, payable on 10/15/15. As a percentage of ALL.PRF's recent share price of $26.46, this dividend works out to approximately 1.48%, so look for shares of ALL.PRF to trade 1.48% lower - all else being equal - when ALL.PRF shares open for trading on 9/28/15. On an annualized basis, the current yield is approximately 5.89%, which compares to an average yield of 5.73% in the "Financial" preferred stock category, according to Preferred Stock Channel . The chart below shows the one year performance of ALL.PRF shares, versus ALL:
Below is a dividend history chart for ALL.PRF, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.3906 on Allstate Corp.'s Fixed Rate Noncumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock, Series F:
According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, Allstate Corp. (Symbol: ALL) makes up 4.22% of the iShares U.S. Insurance ETF ( IAK ) which is trading lower by about 0.3% on the day Thursday.
In Thursday trading, Allstate Corp.'s Fixed Rate Noncumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock, Series F (Symbol: ALL.PRF) is currently down about 0.3% on the day, while the common shares (Symbol: ALL) are off about 0.5%.
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