Ellington Financial LLC (EFC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 28, 2012
Ellington Financial LLC ( EFC ) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 28, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.7 per share scheduled for December 17, 2012. Shareholders who purchased EFC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that EFC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $22.55, the dividend yield is 12.42%.
The previous trading day's last sale of EFC was $22.55, representing a -6.08% decrease from the 52 week high of $24.01 and a 36.25% increase over the 52 week low of $16.55.
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 $4.23. Zacks Investment Research reports EFC's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 64.49%, compared to an industry average of 26.1%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the EFC Dividend History page.