Atlas Resource Partners, L.P. ( ARP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 06, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.1083 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 15, 2015. Shareholders who purchased ARP prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 8th quarter that ARP has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $2.97, the dividend yield is 43.76%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ARP was $2.97, representing a -84.12% decrease from the 52 week high of $18.70 and a 33.18% increase over the 52 week low of $2.23.
ARP is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. ( TOT ). ARP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$6.78. Zacks Investment Research reports ARP's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 20.51%, compared to an industry average of -21.2%.
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