Buckeye Partners L.P. (BPL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 17, 2019

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Buckeye Partners L.P. ( BPL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 17, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.75 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 28, 2019. Shareholders who purchased BPL prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that BPL has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $41.8, the dividend yield is 7.18%.

The previous trading day's last sale of BPL was $41.8, representing a -1.99% decrease from the 52 week high of $42.65 and a 62.6% increase over the 52 week low of $25.71.

BPL is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as Enbridge Inc ( ENB ) and Enterprise Products Partners L.P. ( EPD ). BPL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.62. Zacks Investment Research reports BPL's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 35.61%, compared to an industry average of 5.7%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the BPL Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to BPL through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BPL as a top-10 holding:

  • Alerian MLP ETF ( AMLP )
  • First Trust Multi-Asset Diversified Income Index Fund ( MDIV )
  • ETFIS Series Trust I ETF ( PFFR )
  • InfraCap MLP ETF ( AMZA ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is MDIV with an increase of 9.84% over the last 100 days. AMLP has the highest percent weighting of BPL at 5.29%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines
Referenced Symbols: BPL , ENB , EPD , AMLP , MDIV , PFFR , AMZA

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