AmeriGas Partners, L.P. (APU) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 07, 2014

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AmeriGas Partners, L.P. ( APU ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 07, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.88 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 19, 2014. Shareholders who purchased APU stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 4.76% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $47.07, the dividend yield is 7.48%.

The previous trading day's last sale of APU was $47.07, representing a -6.7% decrease from the 52 week high of $50.45 and a 14.92% increase over the 52 week low of $40.96.

APU is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as AutoZone, Inc. ( AZO ) and O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. ( ORLY ). APU's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.64. Zacks Investment Research reports APU's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 23.57%, compared to an industry average of 22.9%.


For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the APU Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to APU through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have APU as a top-10 holding:

  • Direxion All Cap Insider Sentiment Shares ( KNOW ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is KNOW with an increase of 6.05% over the last 100 days.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



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Referenced Stocks: APU , AZO , ORLY , KNOW

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