The ex-dividend date for Ennis (NYSE:EBF) is tomorrow, April seven, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 16 cents per share. At a price of $17.25 as of 10:34 a.m., the dividend yield is 3.6%.
NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Ennis (NYSE: EBF) is tomorrow, April seven, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 16 cents per share. At a price of $17.25 as of 10:34 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.6%. The average volume for Ennis has been 100,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Ennis has a market cap of $45 million and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 0.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Ennis, Inc. engages in the production and sale of business forms, other business products, and apparel. It operates in two business segments, Print and Apparel. The Print segment designs, manufactures, and sells business forms and printed business products. The company has a P/E ratio of 10.1, equal to the average consumer non-durables industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 16.8.
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TheStreet Ratings rates Ennis as buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, attractive valuation levels, growth in earnings per share and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. You can view the full Ennis Ratings Report. See our dividend calendar or top-yielding stocks list.
Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 1/5/15, Ennis Inc will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.175, payable on 2/2/15. As a percentage of EBF's recent stock price of $13.51, this dividend works out to approximately 1.30%, so look for shares of Ennis Inc to trade 1.30% lower — all else being equal — when EBF shares open for trading on 1/5/15.