Buckeye Partners L.P. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 08, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $1.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 19, 2014.
Shareholders who purchased BPL stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
1.15% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $78.68, the dividend yield is 5.59%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BPL was $78.68,
representing a -0.87% decrease from the 52 week high of $79.37 and
a 26.9% increase over the 52 week low of $62.
BPL is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies
such as Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (
) and National Grid Transco, PLC (
). BPL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.49. Zacks Investment Research reports BPL's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 16.72%, compared to an
industry average of 13.7%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to BPL through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BPL as a top-10 holding:
- Alerian MLP ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is AMLP with an increase of
5.06% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of BPL at 4.83%.