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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 7/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.19
ALL's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
54% of the 195 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 2.64 vs. ALL: 0.19 )
ALL' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.04   Max: 0.19
Current: 0.19

0.04
0.19
Equity to Asset 0.18
ALL's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
59% of the 196 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 0.25 vs. ALL: 0.18 )
ALL' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.09   Max: 0.2
Current: 0.18

0.09
0.2
Interest Coverage 11.13
ALL's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
62% of the 157 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 27.44 vs. ALL: 11.13 )
ALL' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 2.63   Max: 44.72
Current: 11.13

2.63
44.72
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 0.91
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 7/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 11.84
ALL's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 189 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 11.62 vs. ALL: 11.84 )
ALL' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -10.27   Max: 20.39
Current: 11.84

-10.27
20.39
Net-margin (%) 6.61
ALL's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 189 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 8.68 vs. ALL: 6.61 )
ALL' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -5.71   Max: 13.95
Current: 6.61

-5.71
13.95
ROE (%) 10.61
ALL's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 190 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 9.70 vs. ALL: 10.61 )
ALL' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -13.28   Max: 22.86
Current: 10.61

-13.28
22.86
ROA (%) 1.85
ALL's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 191 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 2.69 vs. ALL: 1.85 )
ALL' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -1.25   Max: 3.84
Current: 1.85

-1.25
3.84
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 398.83
ALL's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 147 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 217.60 vs. ALL: 398.83 )
ALL' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -285.08   Max: 719.9
Current: 398.83

-285.08
719.9
Revenue Growth (%) 8.20
ALL's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 176 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 8.20 vs. ALL: 8.20 )
ALL' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -2.1   Max: 10.8
Current: 8.2

-2.1
10.8
EBITDA Growth (%) 44.20
ALL's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 162 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 10.20 vs. ALL: 44.20 )
ALL' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -37.7   Max: 55.5
Current: 44.2

-37.7
55.5
EPS Growth (%) 41.20
ALL's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 167 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 10.20 vs. ALL: 41.20 )
ALL' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -41.4   Max: 44.2
Current: 41.2

-41.4
44.2
» ALL's 10-Y Financials

Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Equity & Asset
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

ALL Guru Trades in Q3 2013

George Soros 41,500 sh (New)
Caxton Associates 50,000 sh (New)
Ray Dalio 11,346 sh (New)
Jim Simons 1,431,200 sh (+401.65%)
Steven Cohen 496,196 sh (+283.71%)
Paul Tudor Jones 13,800 sh (+20%)
John Buckingham 18,767 sh (+7.24%)
James Barrow 1,117,833 sh (+6.21%)
Joel Greenblatt 7,767 sh (+0.88%)
Robert Bruce 327,000 sh (unchged)
Brian Rogers 6,000,000 sh (unchged)
Mark Hillman 19,208 sh (unchged)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 7,595,158 sh (-1.05%)
RS Investment Management 956,430 sh (-1.3%)
Louis Moore Bacon 100,000 sh (-9.09%)
Dodge & Cox 4,724 sh (-10.53%)
Jeremy Grantham 366,680 sh (-15.01%)
Pioneer Investments 2,346,142 sh (-15.31%)
Arnold Schneider 324,252 sh (-25.98%)
Richard Pzena 1,607,196 sh (-40.81%)
David Dreman 46,873 sh (-61.46%)
Andreas Halvorsen 2,378,974 sh (-67.34%)
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Q4 2013

ALL Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Paul Tudor Jones 15,430 sh (+11.81%)
John Buckingham 20,221 sh (+7.75%)
Mark Hillman 19,208 sh (unchged)
Brian Rogers 6,000,000 sh (unchged)
Dodge & Cox 4,724 sh (unchged)
Robert Bruce 327,000 sh (unchged)
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
Caxton Associates Sold Out
Andreas Halvorsen Sold Out
Ray Dalio Sold Out
George Soros Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt 7,713 sh (-0.7%)
RS Investment Management 943,730 sh (-1.33%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 7,302,494 sh (-3.85%)
Arnold Schneider 301,035 sh (-7.16%)
James Barrow 1,024,172 sh (-8.38%)
Pioneer Investments 1,991,733 sh (-15.11%)
Jeremy Grantham 283,978 sh (-22.55%)
Richard Pzena 1,027,165 sh (-36.09%)
David Dreman 25,579 sh (-45.43%)
Jim Simons 398,300 sh (-72.17%)
Steven Cohen 134,273 sh (-72.94%)
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Q1 2014

ALL Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Ray Dalio 11,446 sh (New)
David Dreman 45,865 sh (+79.31%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 8,276,261 sh (+13.33%)
John Buckingham 22,429 sh (+10.92%)
Richard Pzena 1,071,697 sh (+4.34%)
Brian Rogers 6,000,000 sh (unchged)
Dodge & Cox 4,724 sh (unchged)
Robert Bruce 327,000 sh (unchged)
James Barrow Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
RS Investment Management 852,630 sh (-9.65%)
Jim Simons 354,497 sh (-11%)
Pioneer Investments 1,562,726 sh (-21.54%)
Arnold Schneider 199,857 sh (-33.61%)
Jeremy Grantham 150,934 sh (-46.85%)
Joel Greenblatt 3,773 sh (-51.08%)
Steven Cohen 12,445 sh (-90.73%)
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Q2 2014

ALL Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Brian Rogers 3,635,122 sh (-39.41%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with ALL

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
David Dreman 2014-03-31 Add 79.31%0.09%$49.55 - $56.18 $ 57.056%45865
James Barrow 2014-03-31 Sold Out 0.08%$49.55 - $56.18 $ 57.056%0
Ray Dalio 2014-03-31 New Buy0.01%$49.55 - $56.18 $ 57.056%11446
Joel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 Reduce -51.08%0.01%$49.55 - $56.18 $ 57.056%3773
David Dreman 2013-12-31 Reduce -45.43%0.1%$50.49 - $54.71 $ 57.057%25579
George Soros 2013-12-31 Sold Out 0.02%$50.49 - $54.71 $ 57.057%0
Ray Dalio 2013-12-31 Sold Out $50.49 - $54.71 $ 57.057%0
David Dreman 2013-09-30 Reduce -61.46%0.11%$47.75 - $52.62 $ 57.0513%46873
George Soros 2013-09-30 New Buy0.02%$47.75 - $52.62 $ 57.0513%41500
Ray Dalio 2013-09-30 New Buy$47.75 - $52.62 $ 57.0513%11346
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Preferred stocks of Allstate Corp

SymbolPriceYieldDescription
ALLPRE24.922.32Deposit Shs Repr 1/1000th 6 5/8 % Non-Cum Perp Pfd Shs Series -E-
ALLPRC24.984.98Class C
ALLPRD24.803.65Deposit Shs Repr 1/1000th 6 5/8 % Non-Cum Perp Pfd Shs Series -D-
ALLPRA0.006.20Repr 1/1000th 5 5/8 % Non-Cum Perp Pfd Shs Series -A-

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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 12.40
ALL's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
76% of the 200 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 13.70 vs. ALL: 12.40 )
ALL' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 5.97   Max: 158.47
Current: 12.4

5.97
158.47
P/B 1.20
ALL's P/B is ranked higher than
73% of the 200 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. ALL: 1.20 )
ALL' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.64   Max: 1.92
Current: 1.2

0.64
1.92
P/S 0.80
ALL's P/S is ranked higher than
85% of the 200 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 1.24 vs. ALL: 0.80 )
ALL' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.27   Max: 1.23
Current: 0.8

0.27
1.23
PFCF 7.00
ALL's PFCF is ranked higher than
83% of the 200 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 11.14 vs. ALL: 7.00 )
ALL' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 1.97   Max: 10.75
Current: 7

1.97
10.75
EV-to-EBIT 7.30
ALL's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
84% of the 200 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 9.15 vs. ALL: 7.30 )
ALL' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 3.9   Max: 51.4
Current: 7.3

3.9
51.4
PEG 0.40
ALL's PEG is ranked higher than
94% of the 200 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 5.94 vs. ALL: 0.40 )
ALL' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.05   Max: 82.54
Current: 0.4

0.05
82.54
Shiller P/E 28.20
ALL's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
68% of the 200 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 21.71 vs. ALL: 28.20 )
ALL' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 3.64   Max: 29.9
Current: 28.2

3.64
29.9

Dividend & Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 1.90
ALL's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
70% of the 158 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 2.41 vs. ALL: 1.90 )
ALL' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 1.74   Max: 9.83
Current: 1.9

1.74
9.83
Dividend Payout 0.22
ALL's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
90% of the 200 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. ALL: 0.22 )
ALL' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.12   Max: 8.2
Current: 0.22

0.12
8.2
Dividend growth (3y) 7.70
ALL's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
73% of the 113 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 8.70 vs. ALL: 7.70 )
ALL' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: -20   Max: 15.1
Current: 7.7

-20
15.1
Yield on cost (5-Year) 2.36
ALL's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
63% of the 160 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 3.08 vs. ALL: 2.36 )
ALL' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 2.28   Max: 12.91
Current: 2.36

2.28
12.91
Share Buyback Rate 4.60
ALL's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
88% of the 155 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: -0.30 vs. ALL: 4.60 )
ALL' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 6.3   Max: 1.1
Current: 4.6

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 1.30
ALL's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
77% of the 200 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. ALL: 1.30 )
ALL' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.69   Max: 5.02
Current: 1.3

0.69
5.02
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.50
ALL's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
82% of the 200 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 0.74 vs. ALL: 0.50 )
ALL' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.18   Max: 1.5
Current: 0.5

0.18
1.5
Price/Median PS Value 1.00
ALL's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
79% of the 200 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. ALL: 1.00 )
ALL' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.01   Max: 2.11
Current: 1

0.01
2.11
Price/Graham Number 0.80
ALL's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
81% of the 200 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 0.97 vs. ALL: 0.80 )
ALL' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.56   Max: 2.84
Current: 0.8

0.56
2.84
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 13.70
ALL's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
81% of the 192 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 12.10 vs. ALL: 13.70 )
ALL' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 1.9   Max: 25.9
Current: 13.7

1.9
25.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 8.43
ALL's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
74% of the 174 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 9.88 vs. ALL: 8.43 )
ALL' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 9.8   Max: 217.5
Current: 8.43

9.8
217.5

Business Description

Industry: Insurance - Property & Casualty » Insurance - Property & Casualty
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Traded in other countries:ALS.Germany
Allstate Corp was incorporated under the laws of the State of Delaware on November 5, 1992 to serve as the holding company for Allstate Insurance Company. The Company's business is conducted through Allstate Insurance Company, Allstate Life Insurance Company and their affiliates. Allstate is engaged in the personal property and casualty insurance business and the life insurance, retirement and investment products business. It conducts its business mainly in the United States. The Company has four business segments: Allstate Protection, Discontinued Lines and Coverages, Allstate Financial, Corporate and Other. Allstate Protection segment mainly sells private passenger auto and homeowners insurance through agencies and directly through call centers and the internet. These products are marketed under the Allstate, Encompass, and Esurance brand names. Allstate Financial segment provides life insurance, voluntary accident and health insurance, and retirement and investment products. Its main products are interest-sensitive, traditional and variable life insurance; voluntary accident and health insurance; and fixed annuities including deferred and immediate. Its corporate and other segment is comprised of holding company activities and certain non-insurance operations. Allstate is subject to extensive regulation, mainly at the state level.
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