Western Refining, Inc. ( WNR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 29, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.18 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased WNR stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 50% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $29.56, the dividend yield is 2.44%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WNR was $29.56, representing a -25.01% decrease from the 52 week high of $39.42 and a 33.76% increase over the 52 week low of $22.10.
WNR is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as Exxon Mobil Corporation ( XOM ) and Chevron Corporation ( CVX ). WNR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.99. Zacks Investment Research reports WNR's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -27.6%, compared to an industry average of -10.8%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the WNR Dividend History page.
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