Suburban Propane Partners, L.P. ( SPH ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 06, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.6 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 14, 2018. Shareholders who purchased SPH prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that SPH has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $23.45, the dividend yield is 10.23%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SPH was $23.45, representing a -13.31% decrease from the 52 week high of $27.05 and a 7.32% increase over the 52 week low of $21.85.
SPH is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as JD.com, Inc. ( JD ) and O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. ( ORLY ). SPH's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.02. Zacks Investment Research reports SPH's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 47.14%, compared to an industry average of 11.8%.
Interested in gaining exposure to SPH through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SPH as a top-10 holding:
- Invesco FTSE RAFI Asia Pacific ex-Japan ETF ( PAF )
- Direxion Zacks MLP High Income Index Shares ( ZMLP ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is ZMLP with an increase of 2.56% over the last 100 days. PAF has the highest percent weighting of SPH at 0.24%.
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