ENSCO plc (ESV) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 01, 2016

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ENSCO plc ( ESV ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 01, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.01 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 16, 2016. Shareholders who purchased ESV prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that ESV has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $7.73, the dividend yield is .52%.

The previous trading day's last sale of ESV was $7.73, representing a -55.85% decrease from the 52 week high of $17.51 and a 19.01% increase over the 52 week low of $6.50.

ESV is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. ( TOT ). ESV's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$7.58. Zacks Investment Research reports ESV's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as -66.11%, compared to an industry average of -26.6%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the ESV Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to ESV through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ESV as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares Dynamic Oil Services ( PXJ ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PXJ with an decrease of -4.6% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of ESV at 2.69%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: ESV , PTR , TOT , PXJ

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