Elbit Systems Ltd. ( ESLT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 05, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 22, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ESLT stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th quarter that ESLT has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of ESLT was $41.22, representing a -5.46% decrease from the 52 week high of $43.60 and a 39.4% 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 $3.98.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the ESLT Dividend History page.
Interested in gaining exposure to ESLT through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ESLT as a top-10 holding:
- iShares MSCI Israel Capped Investable Market Index Fund ( EIS ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is EIS with an increase of 11.96% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of ESLT at 1.71%.
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