Western Gas Partners, LP (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 26, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.54 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 13, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased WES stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
3.85% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $58.82, the dividend yield is 3.67%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WES was $58.82,
representing a -1.66% decrease from the 52 week high of $59.81 and
a 42.94% increase over the 52 week low of $41.15.
WES is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (
) and National Grid Transco, PLC (
). WES's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.87. Zacks Investment Research reports WES's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -5.01%, compared to an
industry average of -1.5%.
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