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Everest Re Group, Ltd. (RE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 07, 2016

Everest Re Group, Ltd. ( RE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 07, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $1.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 23, 2016. Shareholders who purchased RE prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 21.05% increase over the same period a year ago.

The previous trading day's last sale of RE was $191.98, representing a -1.03% decrease from the 52 week high of $193.98 and a 14.91% increase over the 52 week low of $167.07.

RE is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as American International Group, Inc. ( AIG ) and D/B/A Chubb Limited New ( CB ). RE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $21.34. Zacks Investment Research reports RE's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as -25.83%, compared to an industry average of 2.8%.

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:

  • PowerShares KBW Property & Casualty Insurance Portfolio ETF ( KBWP )
  • PowerShares S&P MidCap Low Volatility Portfolio ( XMLV )
  • SPDR S&P 400 Mid Cap Value ETF (based on S&P MidCap 400 Value ( MDYV )
  • iShares S&P Mid-Cap 400 Value ETF ( IJJ )
  • Vanguard S&P Mid-Cap 400 Value ETF ( IVOV ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is XMLV with an increase of 4% over the last 100 days. KBWP has the highest percent weighting of RE at 4.05%.

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


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

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