Suburban Propane Partners, L.P. ( SPH ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 01, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.875 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 12, 2014. Shareholders who purchased SPH stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 7th quarter that SPH has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $44.38, the dividend yield is 7.89%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SPH was $44.38, representing a -10.15% decrease from the 52 week high of $49.39 and a 11.2% increase over the 52 week low of $39.91.
SPH is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as JD.com, Inc. ( JD ) and AutoZone, Inc. ( AZO ). SPH's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.61. Zacks Investment Research reports SPH's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 26.04%, compared to an industry average of .1%.
Interested in gaining exposure to SPH through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SPH as a top-10 holding:
- iShares MSCI Singapore Index Fund ( EWS )
- PowerShares S&P International Developed Low Volatility Portfol ( IDLV )
- PowerShares FTSE RAFI Asia Pacific ex-Japan Portfolio ( PAF ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is EWS with an increase of 10.62% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SPH at 2.69%.