| Allstate is a holding company. Through its subsidiaries, Co. is engaged in the property and casualty insurance business. Co.'s segments include: Allstate Protection, which provides private passenger auto, homeowners, other personal lines and commercial insurance through agents, contact centers and online; Protection Services, which includes Allstate Protection Plans that provides consumer protection plans and related technical support; Allstate Life, which consists of interest-sensitive and variable life insurance products; and Allstate Benefits, which provides voluntary benefits products, including life, accident, critical illness, short-term disability and other health insurance products. We show 51 historical shares outstanding datapoints in our coverage of ALL's shares outstanding history.|
Understanding the changing numbers of ALL shares outstanding — and
comprehending the concept of differing number of shares outstanding in general comparing companies like ALL versus peers —
is critical for investors. Many "beginner" or "novice" investors will look at one stock trading at a price of $10 per share and another trading at
a price of $20 per share and think the latter company is worth twice as much. Of course, that is a completely meaningless comparison without also knowing how many shares outstanding there are for each of the two companies.
Furthermore, via issuance of new shares over time, or the repurchase of existing shares, the number of shares outstanding can fluctuate over the course of history.
With this page we aim to empower investors researching ALL by allowing them to research ALL shares outstanding history
as well as any other stock in our coverage universe.