ENSCO plc (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 05, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.75 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 20,
2014. Shareholders who purchased ESV stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that ESV has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $53.41, the dividend yield is 5.62%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ESV was $53.41,
representing a -14.2% decrease from the 52 week high of $62.25 and
a 11.62% increase over the 52 week low of $47.85.
ESV is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies
such as PetroChina Company Limited (
) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. (
). ESV's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $5.96. Zacks Investment Research reports ESV's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -7.03%, compared to an
industry average of 12.3%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to ESV through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ESV as a top-10 holding:
- Merrill Lynch Market Oil Service HOLDRS (
The top-performing ETF of this group is OIH with an increase of
14.51% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of ESV at 4.28%.