Alon USA Energy, Inc. (ALJ) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 03, 2013
Alon USA Energy, Inc. ( ALJ ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 03, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 19, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ALJ stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -72.73% decrease from the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $12.6, the dividend yield is 1.9%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ALJ was $12.6, representing a -40.68% decrease from the 52 week high of $21.24 and a 15.97% increase over the 52 week low of $10.87.
ALJ is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as Exxon Mobil Corporation ( XOM ) and Chevron Corporation ( CVX ). ALJ's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.99. Zacks Investment Research reports ALJ's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -52.58%, compared to an industry average of -8.9%.