Kinder Morgan Energy Partners, L.P. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 28, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $1.38 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 15, 2014.
Shareholders who purchased KMP stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
1.47% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $76.9, the dividend yield is 7.18%.
The previous trading day's last sale of KMP was $76.9,
representing a -15.4% decrease from the 52 week high of $90.90 and
a 7.83% increase over the 52 week low of $71.32.
KMP is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (
) and National Grid Transco, PLC (
). KMP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.5. Zacks Investment Research reports KMP's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 10.78%, compared to an
industry average of -.2%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to KMP through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have KMP as a top-10 holding:
- Alerian MLP ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is AMLP with an increase of
2.15% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of KMP at 9.45%.