Elbit Systems Ltd. (ESLT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 23, 2013
Elbit Systems Ltd. ( ESLT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 23, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 09, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ESLT stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 7th quarter that ESLT has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $45.88, the dividend yield is 2.62%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ESLT was $45.88, representing a -3.41% decrease from the 52 week high of $47.50 and a 55.16% increase over the 52 week low of $29.57.
ESLT is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Lockheed Martin Corporation ( LMT ) and Fluor Corporation ( FLR ). ESLT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.46. Zacks Investment Research reports ESLT's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -11.68%, compared to an industry average of .3%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the ESLT Dividend History page.