This excerpt taken from the ALL DEF 14A filed Apr 2, 2008.
Compensation Discussion and Analysis ("CD&A")
This CD&A describes the executive compensation program at Allstate and specifically describes total 2007 compensation for the following named executives:
We believe that our success in creating stockholder value depends on our ability to attract, motivate, and retain highly talented executives. The following graph shows the cumulative total stockholder return for an initial $100 investment in Allstate common stock made on December 31 of the indicated year and compares it with the performance of the S&P 500 Property/Casualty Index* and the S&P 500 Index, assuming all dividends are reinvested quarterly. The graph provides an investor who has held Allstate common stock for periods ranging from ten years to one year with a comparison of cumulative performance.