MarkWest Energy Partners, LP (MWE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 05, 2014

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MarkWest Energy Partners, LP ( MWE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 05, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.87 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 15, 2014. Shareholders who purchased MWE stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 1.16% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $62.93, the dividend yield is 5.53%.

The previous trading day's last sale of MWE was $62.93, representing a -16.97% decrease from the 52 week high of $75.79 and a 4.44% increase over the 52 week low of $60.25.

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 $.21. Zacks Investment Research reports MWE's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 1308.64%, compared to an industry average of 17.9%.

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 5.57% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of MWE at 5.96%.



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



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Referenced Stocks: MWE , PTR , TOT , AMLP

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