DCP Midstream LP ( DCP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 05, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.78 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 15, 2017. Shareholders who purchased DCP prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that DCP has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $36.7, the dividend yield is 8.5%.
The previous trading day's last sale of DCP was $36.7, representing a -13.55% decrease from the 52 week high of $42.45 and a 18.27% increase over the 52 week low of $31.03.
DCP is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Enbridge Inc ( ENB ) and Enterprise Products Partners L.P. ( EPD ). DCP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.64. Zacks Investment Research reports DCP's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as -25.09%, compared to an industry average of 16.1%.