Allstate Announces Dividends

Jul 23, 2013, 16:57 ET from The Allstate Corporation

NORTHBROOK, Ill., July 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL) today announced a quarterly dividend of 25 cents on each outstanding share of the corporation's common stock, payable in cash on October 1, 2013 to stockholders of record at the close of business on August 31, 2013.

In addition, The Allstate Corporation declared a dividend at an annual rate equal to 5.625% on the corporation's series A preferred stock for the dividend period from June 12 through October 14, 2013. Accordingly, holders will receive $0.48046875 per depositary share. This dividend will be payable in cash on October 15, 2013, to stockholders of record at the close of business on September 30, 2013.

The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL) is the nation's largest publicly held personal lines insurer, serving approximately 16 million households through its Allstate, Encompass, Esurance and Answer Financial brand names and Allstate Financial business segment. Allstate branded insurance products (auto, home, life and retirement) and services are offered through Allstate agencies, independent agencies, and Allstate exclusive financial representatives, as well as via, and 1-800 Allstate®, and are widely known through the slogan "You're In Good Hands With Allstate®."

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