Permian Basin Royalty Trust ( PBT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 26, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.058 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 12, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PBT stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 61.11% increase over the prior month. At the current stock price of $12.29, the dividend yield is 5.66%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PBT was $12.29, representing a -46.98% decrease from the 52 week high of $23.18 and a 2.85% increase over the 52 week low of $11.95.
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 $1.27. Zacks Investment Research reports PBT's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -14.71%, compared to an industry average of -20.2%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the PBT Dividend History page.