Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. (PAA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 01, 2013

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Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. ( PAA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 01, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.575 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PAA stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 2.22% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $56.88, the dividend yield is 4.04%.

The previous trading day's last sale of PAA was $56.88, representing a -2.6% decrease from the 52 week high of $58.40 and a 51.32% 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 $3.84. Zacks Investment Research reports PAA's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -18.33%, compared to an industry average of -.7%.

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 15.03% over the last 100 days. AMLP has the highest percent weighting of PAA at 6.94%.

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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