US Ecology, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 16, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.18 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 25, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ECOL stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 22nd quarter that ECOL has paid the same dividend.
At the current stock price of $30.83, the dividend yield is
The previous trading day's last sale of ECOL was $30.83,
representing a -0.93% decrease from the 52 week high of $31.12 and
a 46.81% increase over the 52 week low of $21.
ECOL is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Waste Management, Inc. (
) and Republic Services, Inc. (
). ECOL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.48. Zacks Investment Research reports ECOL's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 6.29%, compared to an
industry average of 20%.
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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 Uranium & Nuclear Energy ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is NLR with an increase of
4.43% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of ECOL at 4.53%.