The Blackstone Group L.P. (BX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 25, 2013
The Blackstone Group L.P. ( BX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 25, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 06, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BX stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -28.57% decrease from the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $20.27, the dividend yield is 5.92%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BX was $20.27, representing a -5.55% decrease from the 52 week high of $21.46 and a 82.2% increase over the 52 week low of $11.13.
BX is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Franklin Resources, Inc. ( BEN ) and AMERIPRISE FINANCIAL SERVICES, INC. ( AMP ). BX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.58. Zacks Investment Research reports BX's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 27.87%, compared to an industry average of 5.6%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the BX Dividend History page.