Kinder Morgan Energy Partners, L.P. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 29, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $1.29 per share is scheduled to be paid on
February 14, 2013. Shareholders who purchased KMP stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an 2.38% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of KMP was $88.5,
representing a -2.32% decrease from the 52 week high of $90.60 and
a 19.35% increase over the 52 week low of $74.15.
KMP is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (
) and National Grid Transco, PLC (
). KMP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is -$.28. Zacks Investment Research reports KMP's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 8.89%, compared to an
industry average of 4.4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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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 (
- PowerShares Dynamic Energy (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PXI with an increase of
7.31% over the last 100 days. AMLP has the highest percent
weighting of KMP at 9.55%.