Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 8/14/14, Alon USA Partners LP (Symbol: ALDW) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.13, payable on 8/25/14. As a percentage of ALDW's recent stock price of $19.00, this dividend works out to approximately 0.68%, so look for shares of Alon USA Partners LP to trade 0.68% lower - all else being equal - when ALDW shares open for trading on 8/14/14.
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from ALDW is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.74% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of ALDW shares, versus its 200 day moving average:
Looking at the chart above, ALDW's low point in its 52 week range is $10.25 per share, with $20.52 as the 52 week high point - that compares with a last trade of $19.00.
According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, ALDW makes up 2.81% of the PowerShares Dynamic Energy Exploration & Production Portfolio ETF (Symbol: PXE) which is trading lower by about 0.6% on the day Tuesday.
In Tuesday trading, Alon USA Partners LP shares are currently up about 1.3% on the day.