Teekay LNG Partners L.P. (TGP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 31, 2013


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Teekay LNG Partners L.P. ( TGP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 31, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.675 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 14, 2013. Shareholders who purchased TGP stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that TGP has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of TGP was $41.94, representing a -0.76% decrease from the 52 week high of $42.26 and a 21.57% increase over the 52 week low of $34.50.

TGP is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Carnival Plc ADS ( CUK ) and Carnival Corporation ( CCL ). TGP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.1. Zacks Investment Research reports TGP's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 10.19%, compared to an industry average of .3%.

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

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

  • Guggenheim Shipping ETF ( SEA )
  • PowerShares Intl Dividend Achievers ( PID ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is SEA with an increase of 15.79% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of TGP at 4.19%.

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

This article appears in: News Headlines Stocks
Referenced Stocks: CCL , CUK , PID , SEA , TGP

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