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Owners of Enerplus (NYSE: ERF) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 9 cents per share. At a price of $14.50 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 7.2%. The average volume for Enerplus has been 918,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Enerplus has a market cap of $2.9 billion and is part of the energy industry. Shares are up 11.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. EXCLUSIVE OFFER: Jim Cramer's Protégé, Dave Peltier, only buys dividend stocks that have the potential for a 3% to 4% yield and 10% growth. Get his best picks for less than $50/year. Enerplus Corporation, together with subsidiaries, engages in the exploration and development of crude oil and natural gas in the United States and Canada. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Enerplus a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Enerplus as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its disappointing return on equity, weak operating cash flow and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. You can view the full Enerplus Ratings Report now.