Williams Partners L.P. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 31, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.8625 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 09,
2013. Shareholders who purchased WPZ stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
1.77% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $52.03, the dividend yield is 6.63%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WPZ was $52.03,
representing a -6.22% decrease from the 52 week high of $55.48 and
a 15.6% increase over the 52 week low of $45.01.
WPZ is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (
) and National Grid Transco, PLC (
). WPZ's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.59. Zacks Investment Research reports WPZ's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -9.76%, compared to an
industry average of -.4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to WPZ through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have WPZ as a top-10 holding:
- Alerian MLP ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is AMLP with an increase of
4.87% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of WPZ at 4.33%.