ENSCO plc (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 05, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.5 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 20, 2013. 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 $54.47, the dividend yield is 3.67%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ESV was $54.47,
representing a -17.24% decrease from the 52 week high of $65.82 and
a 6.78% 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 $5.33. Zacks Investment Research reports ESV's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 17.53%, compared to an
industry average of -.2%.
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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
4.13% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of ESV at 3.77%.