Endurance Specialty Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (ENH)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Endurance Specialty Holdings (NYSE: ENH) is tomorrow, March 15, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 30 cents per share. At a price of $47.55 as of 9:31 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.4%.

The average volume for Endurance Specialty has been 214,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Endurance Specialty has a market cap of $2 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are up 5.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd., through its subsidiaries, engages in underwriting specialty lines of personal and commercial property and casualty insurance and reinsurance worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 7.7, equal to the average insurance industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.2.

TheStreet Ratings rates Endurance Specialty as buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, attractive valuation levels and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat weak growth in earnings per share. You can view the full Endurance Specialty Ratings Report.

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