Ferrellgas Partners, L.P. ( FGP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 06, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.5 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased FGP stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 51st quarter that FGP has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of FGP was $20.88, representing a -4.44% decrease from the 52 week high of $21.85 and a 56.4% increase over the 52 week low of $13.35.
FGP is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as AutoZone, Inc. ( AZO ) and O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. ( ORLY ). FGP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.06. Zacks Investment Research reports FGP's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 753.33%, compared to an industry average of 22%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the FGP Dividend History page.