EQT Midstream Partners, LP ( EQM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 03, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.89 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 15, 2017. Shareholders who purchased EQM prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 4.71% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $78.07, the dividend yield is 4.56%.
The previous trading day's last sale of EQM was $78.07, representing a -5.93% decrease from the 52 week high of $82.99 and a 12.82% increase over the 52 week low of $69.20.
EQM is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Enbridge Inc ( ENB ) and Enterprise Products Partners L.P. ( EPD ). EQM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.17. Zacks Investment Research reports EQM's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 8.62%, compared to an industry average of 16.7%.
Interested in gaining exposure to EQM through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have EQM as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Natural Gas ETF ( FCG ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is FCG with an decrease of -16.16% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of EQM at 1.4%.
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