Everest Re Group, Ltd. (RE) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 03, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $1.4 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 18, 2019. 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 $239.89, the dividend yield is 2.33%.
The previous trading day's last sale of RE was $239.89, representing a -7.92% decrease from the 52 week high of $260.51 and a 19.29% increase over the 52 week low of $201.09.
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 $12.45. Zacks Investment Research reports RE's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 436.34%, compared to an industry average of 16%.
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