Western Midstream Partners, LP (WES) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 31, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.62 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 13, 2019. Shareholders who purchased WES prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 0.32% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $22.23, the dividend yield is 11.16%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WES was $22.23, representing a -37.82% decrease from the 52 week high of $35.75 and a 1.41% increase over the 52 week low of $21.92.
WES is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Enbridge Inc (ENB) and Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (EPD). WES's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.59. Zacks Investment Research reports WES's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as -37.45%, compared to an industry average of -29.1%.
Interested in gaining exposure to WES through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have WES as a top-10 holding:
- Alerian MLP ETF (AMLP)
- The Organics ETF (ORG)
- iShares MSCI Australia Index Fund (EWA)
- Franklin FTSE Australia ETF (FLAU)
- iShares Trust (IDV).
The top-performing ETF of this group is IDV with an increase of 2.63% over the last 100 days. AMLP has the highest percent weighting of WES at 7.06%.