Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. (PAA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 30, 2013

By
A A A

Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. ( PAA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 30, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.5625 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 14, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PAA stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 3.69% increase over the prior quarter.

The previous trading day's last sale of PAA was $51.57, representing a -0.44% decrease from the 52 week high of $51.80 and a 37.19% increase over the 52 week low of $37.59.

PAA is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as Enterprise Products Partners L.P. ( EPD ) and National Grid Transco, PLC ( NGG ). PAA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.39. Zacks Investment Research reports PAA's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -8.27%, compared to an industry average of 4.5%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the PAA Dividend History page.

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

  • Alerian MLP ETF ( AMLP )
  • PowerShares Dynamic Energy ( PXI ).

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 PAA at 6.91%.



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.



This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks

Referenced Stocks: AMLP , EPD , NGG , PAA , PXI

NASDAQ.com News

NASDAQ.com News

More from NASDAQ.com News:

Related Videos

Your Car Is Spying on You
Your Car Is Spying on You           

Stocks

Referenced

Most Active by Volume

73,078,214
  • $30.33 ▼ 3.90%
57,046,796
  • $15.52 ▲ 0.45%
51,290,831
  • $100.57 ▲ 0.04%
39,855,468
  • $8.13 ▲ 1.37%
31,693,544
  • $5.50 ▲ 20.35%
31,532,510
  • $10.33 ▲ 0.78%
31,526,753
  • $39.10 ▲ 47.21%
28,366,542
  • $26.36 ▲ 1.19%
As of 8/20/2014, 04:04 PM

Find a Credit Card

Select a credit card product by:
Select an offer:
Search
Data Provided by BankRate.com