Western Refining, Inc. (WNR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 19, 2012


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Western Refining, Inc. ( WNR ) 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 ( XOM ) and Chevron Corporation ( CVX ). 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 dates, visit the WNR Dividend History page.

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 ( EES ).

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%.

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

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Referenced Stocks: CVX , EES , WNR , XOM

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