El Paso Pipeline Partners LP (EPB) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 25, 2013
El Paso Pipeline Partners LP ( EPB ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 25, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.62 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased EPB stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 1.64% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $43.85, the dividend yield is 5.66%.
The previous trading day's last sale of EPB was $43.85, representing a -2.03% decrease from the 52 week high of $44.76 and a 43.11% increase over the 52 week low of $30.64.
EPB 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 ). EPB's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.19. Zacks Investment Research reports EPB's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -1.56%, compared to an industry average of .5%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the EPB Dividend History page.
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Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have EPB as a top-10 holding:
- Alerian MLP ETF ( AMLP ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is AMLP with an increase of 11.87% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of EPB at 4.27%.