ENSCO plc (ESV) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 05, 2014

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ENSCO plc ( ESV ) 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 ( PTR ) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. ( TOT ). 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%.


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:

  • Merrill Lynch Market Oil Service HOLDRS ( OIH ).

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%.



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




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Referenced Stocks: ESV , PTR , TOT , OIH

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