What is The Ensign Group's stock symbol?
The Ensign Group trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ENSG."
How often does The Ensign Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for The Ensign Group?
The Ensign Group announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, December 20th. Investors of record on Saturday, December 31st will be given a dividend of $0.0425 per share on Tuesday, January 31st. This represents a $0.17 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.94%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, December 28th. This is a positive change from The Ensign Group's previous quarterly dividend of $0.04.
When did The Ensign Group's stock split? How did The Ensign Group's stock split work?
Shares of The Ensign Group split on the morning of Thursday, December 24th 2015. The 2-1 split was announced on Wednesday, December 9th 2015. The newly minted shares were payable to shareholders after the market closes on Wednesday, December 23rd 2015. An investor that had 100 shares of The Ensign Group stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.
Where is The Ensign Group's stock going? Where will The Ensign Group's stock price be in 2017?
7 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for The Ensign Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $18.00 to $27.00. On average, they expect The Ensign Group's share price to reach $23.40 in the next twelve months.
When will The Ensign Group announce their earnings?
The Ensign Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May, 8th 2017.
What are analysts saying about The Ensign Group stock?
Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about The Ensign Group stock:
According to Zacks Investment Research, "The Ensign Group’s earnings of $0.30 per share missed the Zacks Consensus Estimate by 11.8%., and declined 14.3% year over year. The company continuously suffers from rising expenses, heavy debt burden and severe exposure to political uncertainty created by the surprise victory of Donald Trump that has jeopardized the future of ACA. Stringent regulations in non-U.S operations of the company are other headwinds. However, shareholders have always favored the stock. In the three month period through Dec 31, 2016, the stock has gained 10.33% while the Zacks categorized Nursing Homes industry has lost 11.64%. The company has been witnessing rapid growth in revenues for long. Its efficient capital management has also created shareholders’ wealth. The company operates in the booming industry of post acute care that holds untapped opportunities." (2/15/2017)
Cantor Fitzgerald analysts commented, "Updated Outlook. Our full year 2016 adjusted EPS estimate moves to $1.35 (from $1.40) roughly in line with Bloomberg consensus and management guidance of $1.35-1.42. Our quarterly 2017 estimates move slightly but we are maintaining our full year adjusted EPS estimate of $1.65, two cents above Bloomberg consensus of $1.63. We are introducing a 2018 estimate of $1.80, which compares to current Bloomberg consensus of $1.75. Future operational upside. While 3Q16 saw 196 bp decline in same- store occupancy, it was mostly contained to a few particular geographies, predominantly Texas with select locations in Washington and Utah. This softness was partially offset by 126 bp increase in managed care days. Additionally, skilled days increased 750 bps and assisted living patient days increased 67 bps." (12/15/2016)
Who owns The Ensign Group stock?
The Ensign Group's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (7.85%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.86%), State Street Corp (2.20%), Skyline Asset Management LP (1.84%), Loomis Sayles & Co. L P (1.38%) and Allianz Asset Management AG (1.21%). Company insiders that own The Ensign Group stock include Antoinette T Hubenette, Barry Port, Beverly B Wittekind, Chad Keetch, Christopher R Christensen, Lee A Daniels, Roy E Christensen and Suzanne D Snapper.
Who sold The Ensign Group stock? Who is selling The Ensign Group stock?
The Ensign Group's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royce & Associates LP, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Allianz Asset Management AG, Loomis Sayles & Co. L P, RidgeWorth Capital Management LLC, FMR LLC, GSA Capital Partners LLP and Envestnet Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold The Ensign Group stock in the last year include Antoinette T Hubenette, Barry Port, Beverly B Wittekind, Chad Keetch, Christopher R Christensen and Suzanne D Snapper.
Who bought The Ensign Group stock? Who is buying The Ensign Group stock?
The Ensign Group's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Skyline Asset Management LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Credit Agricole S A, State Street Corp, Two Sigma Investments LP, Summit Global Investments and Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd.
How do I buy The Ensign Group stock?
Shares of The Ensign Group can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
How much does a share of The Ensign Group stock cost?
One share of The Ensign Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.11.