Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 2/27/14, Safety Insurance Group, Inc. ( SAFT), Associated Banc-Corp. ( ASBC), and Allstate Corp. ( ALL) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. Safety Insurance Group, Inc. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.60 on 3/14/14, Associated Banc-Corp. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.09 on 3/17/14, and Allstate Corp. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.28 on 4/1/14.As a percentage of SAFT's recent stock price of $56.32, this dividend works out to approximately 1.07%, so look for shares of Safety Insurance Group, Inc. to trade 1.07% lower — all else being equal — when SAFT shares open for trading on 2/27/14. Similarly, investors should look for ASBC to open 0.55% lower in price and for ALL to open 0.52% lower, all else being equal. Below are dividend history charts for SAFT, ASBC, and ALL, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent ones declared. Safety Insurance Group, Inc. (SAFT):
Associated Banc-Corp. (ASBC):
In Tuesday trading, Safety Insurance Group, Inc. shares are currently up about 0.3%, Associated Banc-Corp. shares are down about 0.5%, and Allstate Corp. shares are off about 0.6% on the day.