Vanguard Natural Resources LLC ( VNR ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 28, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.2025 per share scheduled for January 14, 2013. Shareholders who purchased VNR stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -64.94% decrease from the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $26.26, the dividend yield is 9.25%.
The previous trading day's last sale of VNR was $26.26, representing a -13.1% decrease from the 52 week high of $30.22 and a 15.11% increase over the 52 week low of $22.81.
VNR is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ) and Petroleo Brasileiro S.A.- Petrobras ( PBR ). VNR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.23. Zacks Investment Research reports VNR's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -45.37%, compared to an industry average of -8.6%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the VNR Dividend History page.
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