Boardwalk Pipeline Partners L.P. (BWP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 06, 2013
Boardwalk Pipeline Partners L.P. ( BWP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 06, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.5325 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BWP stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th quarter that BWP has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $30.98, the dividend yield is 6.88%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BWP was $30.98, representing a -6.12% decrease from the 52 week high of $33 and a 31.55% increase over the 52 week low of $23.55.
BWP is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Enterprise Products Partners L.P. ( EPD ) and National Grid Transco, PLC ( NGG ). BWP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.34. Zacks Investment Research reports BWP's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -5.8%, compared to an industry average of 1.1%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the BWP Dividend History page.