Editor's Note: TheStreet ratings do not represent the views of TheStreet's staff or its contributors. Ratings are established by computer based on metrics for performance (which includes growth, stock performance, efficiency and valuation) and risk (volatility and solvency). Companies with poor cash flow or high debt levels tend to earn lower ratings in our model. NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Everest Re Group (NYSE: RE) is Monday, March 4, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 48 cents per share. At a price of $125.11 as of 12:20 p.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.5%. The average volume for Everest Re Group has been 329,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Everest Re Group has a market cap of $6.46 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are up 13.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Everest Re Group, Ltd., together with its subsidiaries, underwrites reinsurance and insurance in the United States (U.S.), Bermuda, and international markets. It operates in four segments: U.S. Reinsurance, Insurance, International, and Bermuda. The U.S. The company has a P/E ratio of 9.2, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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