Alon USA Partners, LP ( ALDW ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 14, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.13 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 25, 2014. Shareholders who purchased ALDW stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -81.16% decrease from the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $18.28, the dividend yield is 2.84%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ALDW was $18.28, representing a -9.01% decrease from the 52 week high of $20.09 and a 78.34% increase over the 52 week low of $10.25.
ALDW is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as Exxon Mobil Corporation ( XOM ) and Chevron Corporation ( CVX ). ALDW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.76. Zacks Investment Research reports ALDW's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 5.5%, compared to an industry average of 21.8%.
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