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NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The ex-dividend date for

Everest Re Group

(NYSE:

RE

) is Monday, June 3, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 48 cents per share. At a price of $129.79 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.5%.

The average volume for Everest Re Group has been 399,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Everest Re Group has a market cap of $6.41 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are up 18% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Everest Re Group, Ltd., through its subsidiaries, underwrites reinsurance and insurance products. It operates in four segments: U.S. Reinsurance, Insurance, International, and Bermuda. The U.S. The company has a P/E ratio of 7.3, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Everest Re Group as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, compelling growth in net income, notable return on equity and solid stock price performance. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. You can view the full

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