Buckeye Partners L.P. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 14, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $1.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 31, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased BPL stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 1.2%
increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of
$67.11, the dividend yield is 6.26%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BPL was $67.11,
representing a -0.43% decrease from the 52 week high of $67.40 and
a 51.25% increase over the 52 week low of $44.37.
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 $2.63. Zacks Investment Research reports BPL's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 16.21%, compared to an
industry average of 1.8%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
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 (
- Guggenheim Multi-Asset Income ETF (
- Guggenheim Defensive Equity ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is DEF with an increase of
14.99% over the last 100 days. AMLP has the highest percent
weighting of BPL at 4.55%.