Ellington Financial LLC (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 28, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.7 per share scheduled for December 17, 2012.
Shareholders who purchased EFC stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that EFC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $22.55, the dividend yield is 12.42%.
The previous trading day's last sale of EFC was $22.55,
representing a -6.08% decrease from the 52 week high of $24.01 and
a 36.25% increase over the 52 week low of $16.55.
EFC is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as CBRE Group, Inc. (
) and Realogy Holdings Corp. (
). EFC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $4.23. Zacks Investment Research reports EFC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 64.49%, compared to an
industry average of 26.1%.
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