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The Ensign Group, Inc. (ENSG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 28, 2018

The Ensign Group, Inc. ( ENSG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 28, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.047 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 31, 2019. Shareholders who purchased ENSG prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 4.44% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $38.82, the dividend yield is .49%.

The previous trading day's last sale of ENSG was $38.82, representing a -20.71% decrease from the 52 week high of $48.96 and a 79.14% increase over the 52 week low of $21.67.

ENSG is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as HCA Healthcare, Inc. ( HCA ) and Fresenius Medical Care Corporation ( FMS ). ENSG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.43. Zacks Investment Research reports ENSG's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 42.78%, compared to an industry average of 38.2%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the ENSG Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to ENSG through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have ENSG as a top-10 holding:

  • First Trust Small Cap US Equity Select ETF ( RNSC )
  • First Trust Small Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund ( FYC )
  • First Trust Small Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund ( FYX ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is RNSC with an decrease of -19.36% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of ENSG at 2.57%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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