The ex-dividend date for Encana (NYSE:ECA) is tomorrow, March 13, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 20 cents per share. At a price of $19.52 as of 9:31 a.m., the dividend yield is 4.1%.
Editor's Note: TheStreet ratings do not represent the views of TheStreet's staff or its contributors. Ratings are established by computer based on metrics for performance (which includes growth, stock performance, efficiency and valuation) and risk (volatility and solvency). Companies with poor cash flow or high debt levels tend to earn lower ratings in our model. NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Encana (NYSE: ECA) is tomorrow, March 13, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 20 cents per share. At a price of $19.52 as of 9:31 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 4.1%. The average volume for Encana has been 5.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Encana has a market cap of $14.24 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 1.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. Encana Corporation and its subsidiaries engage in the exploration for, development, production, and marketing of natural gas, oil, and natural gas liquids in Canada and the United States.
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TheStreet Ratings rates Encana as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its disappointing return on equity, weak operating cash flow, poor profit margins, generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself and generally high debt management risk. You can view the full Encana Ratings Report. See our dividend calendar or top-yielding stocks list. It's Official: Action Alerts PLUS beats the S&P 500 with Dividends Reinvested! Cramer and Link were up 16.72% in 2012. Were you? See what they are trading for 14-days FREE.