What are the best dividend stocks in the US in 2013? As an income investor, you look for dividend paying stocks with nice yield, but you also worry about whether the yield can be sustained. You look for stocks that can not only pay consistent dividends, but also have a history of dividend growth as [...]
ESV – Ensco plc
Ensco plc provides offshore contract drilling services to the oil and gas industry worldwide. It owns and operates an offshore drilling rig fleet of approximately 77 rigs, including 7 drill ships, 13 dynamically positioned semisubmersible rigs, 7 moored semisubmersible rigs, 49 jack up rigs, and 1 barge rig used to drill and complete oil and natural gas wells. The companys drilling rigs are located in Brazil, Europe and Mediterranean region, the Middle East and Africa region, and the Asia Pacific rim region. It serves government owned, and independent oil and gas companies, as well as various independent operators. Ensco plc was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.