Western Refining, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 19, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 08, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased WNR stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 200%
increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock
price of $30, the dividend yield is 1.6%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WNR was $30,
representing a -23.9% decrease from the 52 week high of $39.42 and
a 75.13% increase over the 52 week low of $17.13.
WNR is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies
such as Exxon Mobil Corporation (
) and Chevron Corporation (
). WNR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.58. Zacks Investment Research reports WNR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -10.71%, compared to an
industry average of 15.4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to WNR through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have WNR as a top-10 holding:
- IQ Global Oil Small Cap ETF (
- PowerShares Dynamic Energy E&P (
- WisdomTree SmallCap Earnings Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IOIL with an increase of
23.04% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of WNR at 2.98%.