Western Refining, Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 19, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $1.5 per share scheduled for December 28, 2012.
Shareholders who purchased WNR stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock
price of $29.84, the dividend yield is 60.32%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WNR was $29.84,
representing a -0.13% decrease from the 52 week high of $29.88 and
a 150.97% increase over the 52 week low of $11.89.
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 $.94. Zacks Investment Research reports WNR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 59.17%, compared to an
industry average of 25%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to WNR through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have WNR as a top-10 holding:
- WisdomTree SmallCap Earnings Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is EES with an increase of
5.81% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of WNR at 1%.