Western Gas Partners, LP (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 30, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.52 per share is scheduled to be paid on
February 12, 2013. Shareholders who purchased WES stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an 4% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of WES was $51.03,
representing a -4.02% decrease from the 52 week high of $53.17 and
a 27.54% increase over the 52 week low of $40.01.
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 $1.49. Zacks Investment Research reports WES's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -5.08%, compared to an
industry average of -9.9%.
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