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US Ecology, Inc. (ECOL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 21, 2015

US Ecology, Inc. ( ECOL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 21, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.18 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 30, 2015. Shareholders who purchased ECOL stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 27th quarter that ECOL has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of ECOL was $41.44, representing a -19.69% decrease from the 52 week high of $51.60 and a 34.36% increase over the 52 week low of $30.84.

ECOL is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Waste Management, Inc. ( WM ) and Republic Services, Inc. ( RSG ). ECOL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.84. Zacks Investment Research reports ECOL's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 8.52%, compared to an industry average of 63.2%.

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

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

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

  • Market Vectors Environmental Services ETF ( EVX )
  • First Trust Dow Jones Select MicroCap Index Fund ( FDM ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FDM with an increase of 1.11% over the last 100 days. EVX has the highest percent weighting of ECOL at 3.13%.

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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