Natural Resource Partners LP ( NRP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 06, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.45 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 14, 2018. Shareholders who purchased NRP prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 11th quarter that NRP has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $31.7, the dividend yield is 5.68%.
The previous trading day's last sale of NRP was $31.7, representing a -15.92% decrease from the 52 week high of $37.70 and a 39% increase over the 52 week low of $22.81.
NRP is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as BHP Billiton plc ( BBL ) and Peabody Energy Corporation ( BTU ). NRP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.61. Zacks Investment Research reports NRP's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as -4.88%, compared to an industry average of 6.9%.