Penn West Petroleum Ltd (PWE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 26, 2013
Penn West Petroleum Ltd ( PWE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 26, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.1361 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PWE stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -46.92% decrease from the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $11.22, the dividend yield is 4.85%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PWE was $11.22, representing a -26.81% decrease from the 52 week high of $15.33 and a 30.62% increase over the 52 week low of $8.59.
PWE is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. ( TOT ). PWE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.53. Zacks Investment Research reports PWE's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -1960%, compared to an industry average of 9.4%.
Interested in gaining exposure to PWE through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PWE as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim International Multi-Asset Income Index ETF ( HGI )
- Guggenheim Multi-Asset Income ETF ( CVY ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is HGI with an increase of 2.37% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of PWE at 1.35%.