MarkWest Energy Partners, LP (MWE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 01, 2014


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MarkWest Energy Partners, LP ( MWE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 01, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.88 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 14, 2014. Shareholders who purchased MWE 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 $70.85, the dividend yield is 4.97%.

The previous trading day's last sale of MWE was $70.85, representing a -6.8% decrease from the 52 week high of $76.02 and a 20.86% increase over the 52 week low of $58.62.

MWE is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. ( TOT ). MWE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.4. Zacks Investment Research reports MWE's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 872.22%, compared to an industry average of 16.3%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the MWE Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to MWE through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MWE as a top-10 holding:

  • Alerian MLP ETF ( AMLP ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is AMLP with an increase of 6.96% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of MWE at 5.93%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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