Dividend Spotlight: Essendant Inc. (NASDAQ: ESND)

Essendant Inc. (NASDAQ: ESND) stock price is settled at $14 after trading hours. Taking a look at the daily price change trend and size of price movement it is recorded that ESND spotted a positive behavior with drift of 2.79%. . ESND negotiated the trading capacity of 327351 shares and observing the average volume of last three months the stock traded 611.43K shares. The Stock has market cap of $516.11M and relative volume of 0.54.

Essendant Inc. (NASDAQ: ESND) announced that on May 24, 2018 its board of directors declared a $0.14 per share dividend payable on July 13, 2018 to stockholders of record at the close of business on June 15, 2018.

Essendant Inc. (ESND) stock has been separated 40.01% away from the 200-day MA. Tracking current stock price levels in relation to some other popular moving averages, we have noted that the stock is trading 49.79% away from the 50-day MA and 31.10% off of the 20-day MA. Checking on recent price levels compared to prior highs and lows, we have seen that Essendant Inc. (ESND) recently traded -1.06% away from the 50-day high and moved 94.44% from the 50-day low. Taking a wider observation, the current separation from the one year high is -23.50%, and the distance from the one year low is presently 94.44%.

The stock dispatched 59.45% performance during the quarter and performance arrived at 49.09% over the last six months. In the last month, the price performed 91.26%.  Shares are now at -12.01% over the past year and year to date performance pointed at 51.02%. Contracting the focus on performance, delivered a move of 2.04% over the last week.

Essendant Inc. operates as a distributor of workplace items in the United States and internationally. It offers janitorial and sanitation supplies, breakroom items, foodservice consumables, safety and security items, and paper and packaging supplies. The company also provides technology products, such as computer accessories, imaging supplies, and data storage products; and computer hardware, including printers and other peripherals.

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