Dynagas LNG Partners LP ( DLNG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 01, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.4225 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 12, 2015. Shareholders who purchased DLNG prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 15.75% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $20.19, the dividend yield is 8.37%.
The previous trading day's last sale of DLNG was $20.19, representing a -20.82% decrease from the 52 week high of $25.50 and a 47.8% increase over the 52 week low of $13.66.
DLNG is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as General Dynamics Corporation ( GD ) and Carnival Corporation ( CUK ). DLNG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.56. Zacks Investment Research reports DLNG's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 6.59%, compared to an industry average of 15.2%.
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