ONEOK Partners, L.P. ( OKS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 27, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.79 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 15, 2017. Shareholders who purchased OKS prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 10th quarter that OKS has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $53.6, the dividend yield is 5.9%.
The previous trading day's last sale of OKS was $53.6, representing a -6.64% decrease from the 52 week high of $57.41 and a 58.67% increase over the 52 week low of $33.78.
OKS is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Enbridge Inc ( ENB ) and Enterprise Products Partners L.P. ( EPD ). OKS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.25. Zacks Investment Research reports OKS's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 15.39%, compared to an industry average of 14.8%.
Interested in gaining exposure to OKS through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have OKS as a top-10 holding:
The top-performing ETF of this group is ZMLP with an increase of 2.88% over the last 100 days. FCG has the highest percent weighting of OKS at 2.81%.
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