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Western Gas Partners, LP (WES) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 30, 2018


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Western Gas Partners, LP ( WES ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 30, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.965 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 13, 2018. Shareholders who purchased WES prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 1.58% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $41.78, the dividend yield is 9.24%.

The previous trading day's last sale of WES was $41.78, representing a -23.2% decrease from the 52 week high of $54.40 and a 3.31% increase over the 52 week low of $40.44.

WES is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Enterprise Products Partners L.P. ( EPD ) and Enbridge Inc ( ENB ). WES's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.83. Zacks Investment Research reports WES's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 40.62%, compared to an industry average of 14.9%.

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

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

  • iShares MSCI Australia Index Fund ( EWA )
  • Alerian MLP ETF ( AMLP )
  • Franklin FTSE Australia ETF ( FLAU )
  • iShares MSCI Pacific Ex-Japan Index Fund ( EPP )
  • Invesco FTSE RAFI Asia Pacific ex-Japan ETF ( PAF ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is AMLP with an decrease of -6.4% over the last 100 days. EWA has the highest percent weighting of WES at 4.18%.

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



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