Ellington Financial LLC (EFC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 27, 2013
Ellington Financial LLC ( EFC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 27, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $1.52 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased EFC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 117.14% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of EFC was $26.57, representing a -0.67% decrease from the 52 week high of $26.75 and a 38.67% increase over the 52 week low of $19.16.
EFC is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as CBRE Group, Inc. ( CBG ) and Realogy Holdings Corp. ( RLGY ). EFC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.32. Zacks Investment Research reports EFC's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 128.28%, compared to an industry average of 16.1%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the EFC Dividend History page.