Western Gas Equity Partners, LP (WGP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 29, 2014


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Western Gas Equity Partners, LP ( WGP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 29, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.23125 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 21, 2014. Shareholders who purchased WGP stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 8.19% increase over the prior quarter.

The previous trading day's last sale of WGP was $41, representing a -7.39% decrease from the 52 week high of $44.27 and a 35% increase over the 52 week low of $30.37.

WGP is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Enterprise Products Partners L.P. ( EPD ) and National Grid Transco, PLC ( NGG ). WGP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.45. Zacks Investment Research reports WGP's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 118.89%, compared to an industry average of 17.7%.

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

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Referenced Stocks: EPD , NGG , WGP

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