Ferrellgas Partners, L.P. (FGP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 04, 2013
Ferrellgas Partners, L.P. ( FGP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 04, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.5 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 13, 2013. Shareholders who purchased FGP stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 54th quarter that FGP has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $24.15, the dividend yield is 8.28%.
The previous trading day's last sale of FGP was $24.15, representing a -2.23% decrease from the 52 week high of $24.70 and a 48.62% increase over the 52 week low of $16.25.
FGP is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as AutoZone, Inc. ( AZO ) and O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. ( ORLY ). FGP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.68. Zacks Investment Research reports FGP's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 20.27%, compared to an industry average of -8.7%.