Northern Tier Energy LP ( NTI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 14, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.53 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 29, 2014. Shareholders who purchased NTI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -31.17% decrease from the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $25.78, the dividend yield is 8.22%.
The previous trading day's last sale of NTI was $25.78, representing a -12.91% decrease from the 52 week high of $29.60 and a 44.59% increase over the 52 week low of $17.83.
NTI is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as Exxon Mobil Corporation ( XOM ) and Chevron Corporation ( CVX ). NTI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.91. Zacks Investment Research reports NTI's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 4.66%, compared to an industry average of 21.8%.