Western Refining, Inc. (WNR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 02, 2014

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Western Refining, Inc. ( WNR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 02, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.26 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 21, 2014. Shareholders who purchased WNR stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 116.67% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $43.5, the dividend yield is 2.39%.

The previous trading day's last sale of WNR was $43.5, representing a -1.14% decrease from the 52 week high of $44 and a 69.79% increase over the 52 week low of $25.62.

WNR is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as Exxon Mobil Corporation ( XOM ) and Chevron Corporation ( CVX ). WNR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.71. Zacks Investment Research reports WNR's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 30.24%, compared to an industry average of 12.6%.

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

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

  • PowerShares DWA Energy Momentum Portfolio ( PXI )
  • IQ Global Oil Small Cap ETF ( IOIL ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PXI with an increase of 11.44% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of WNR at 4.08%.



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



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Referenced Stocks: WNR , XOM , CVX , PXI , IOIL

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