Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 2/15/19, Viper Energy Partners LP (Symbol: VNOM) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.51, payable on 2/25/19. As a percentage of VNOM's recent stock price of $34.60, this dividend works out to approximately 1.47%, so look for shares of Viper Energy Partners LP to trade 1.47% lower - all else being equal - when VNOM shares open for trading on 2/15/19.
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from VNOM is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 5.90% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of VNOM shares, versus its 200 day moving average:
Looking at the chart above, VNOM's low point in its 52 week range is $21.51 per share, with $44 as the 52 week high point - that compares with a last trade of $34.49.
In Wednesday trading, Viper Energy Partners LP shares are currently up about 2.2% on the day.