The Ensign Group, Inc. (ENSG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 26, 2013

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The Ensign Group, Inc. ( ENSG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 26, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.065 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 31, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ENSG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that ENSG has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $41.53, the dividend yield is .63%.

The previous trading day's last sale of ENSG was $41.53, representing a -1.73% decrease from the 52 week high of $42.26 and a 66.31% increase over the 52 week low of $24.97.

ENSG is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as Fresenius Medical Care Corporation ( FMS ) and HCA Holdings, Inc. ( HCA ). ENSG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.76. Zacks Investment Research reports ENSG's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 7.38%, compared to an industry average of -15.7%.


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



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