Teekay LNG Partners L.P. ( TGP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 21, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.675 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 08, 2013. Shareholders who purchased TGP stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 7th quarter that TGP has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $41.98, the dividend yield is 6.43%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TGP was $41.98, representing a -7.57% decrease from the 52 week high of $45.42 and a 21.68% increase over the 52 week low of $34.50.
TGP is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as General Dynamics Corporation ( GD ) and Carnival Corporation ( CUK ). TGP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.69. Zacks Investment Research reports TGP's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 12%, compared to an industry average of -9.7%.
Interested in gaining exposure to TGP through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have TGP as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim Shipping ETF ( SEA ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is SEA with an increase of 10.94% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of TGP at 4.3%.