ENSCO plc (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 05, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.75 per share is scheduled to be paid on
December 20, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ESV stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an 50% increase over the prior quarter. At the
current stock price of $59.31, the dividend yield is 5.06%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ESV was $59.31,
representing a -9.89% decrease from the 52 week high of $65.82 and
a 16.27% increase over the 52 week low of $51.01.
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 $5.47. Zacks Investment Research reports ESV's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 15.42%, compared to an
industry average of -6.1%.
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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:
- iShares U.S. Oil Equipment & Services ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IEZ with an increase of
7.25% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of ESV at 3.53%.