Kinder Morgan Energy Partners, L.P. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 25, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $1.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 15, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased KMP stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
0.78% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $92.18, the dividend yield is 5.64%.
The previous trading day's last sale of KMP was $92.18,
representing a -0.24% decrease from the 52 week high of $92.40 and
a 24.32% increase over the 52 week low of $74.15.
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 $1.02. Zacks Investment Research reports KMP's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 12.12%, compared to an
industry average of .5%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
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 (
- PowerShares Dynamic Energy (
The top-performing ETF of this group is AMLP with an increase of
10.24% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of KMP at 9.62%.