US Ecology, Inc. (ECOL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 16, 2014

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US Ecology, Inc. ( ECOL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 16, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.18 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 28, 2014. Shareholders who purchased ECOL stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 24th quarter that ECOL has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $43.52, the dividend yield is 1.65%.

The previous trading day's last sale of ECOL was $43.52, representing a -0.25% decrease from the 52 week high of $43.63 and a 69.93% increase over the 52 week low of $25.61.

ECOL is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Waste Management, Inc. ( WM ) and Republic Services, Inc. ( RSG ). ECOL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.72. Zacks Investment Research reports ECOL's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -13.55%, compared to an industry average of -8.2%.


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

Interested in gaining exposure to ECOL through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ECOL as a top-10 holding:

  • Market Vectors Environment Index ETF Fund ( EVX ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is EVX with an increase of 0.36% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of ECOL at 2.6%.



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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