Elbit Systems Ltd. (ESLT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 22, 2013
Elbit Systems Ltd. ( ESLT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 22, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 09, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ESLT stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 8th quarter that ESLT has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $53.37, the dividend yield is 2.25%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ESLT was $53.37, representing a -4.11% decrease from the 52 week high of $55.66 and a 50% increase over the 52 week low of $35.58.
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 $4.68. Zacks Investment Research reports ESLT's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 1.02%, compared to an industry average of -5.1%.