Permian Basin Royalty Trust ( PBT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 28, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.086274 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 14, 2014. Shareholders who purchased PBT stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $13.21, the dividend yield is 7.84%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PBT was $13.21, representing a -18.81% decrease from the 52 week high of $16.27 and a 9.26% increase over the 52 week low of $12.09.
PBT is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. ( TOT ). PBT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.87.