Western Gas Partners, LP (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 29, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.58 per share is scheduled to be paid on
November 12, 2013. Shareholders who purchased WES stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an 3.57% increase over the prior quarter. At the
current stock price of $61.23, the dividend yield is 3.79%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WES was $61.23,
representing a -6.03% decrease from the 52 week high of $65.16 and
a 35.76% increase over the 52 week low of $45.10.
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 $.78. Zacks Investment Research reports WES's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -6.17%, compared to an
industry average of 1%.
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