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Williams Partners L.P. (WPZ) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for July 31, 2013

Williams Partners L.P. ( WPZ ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 31, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.8625 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 09, 2013. Shareholders who purchased WPZ stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 1.77% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $52.03, the dividend yield is 6.63%.

The previous trading day's last sale of WPZ was $52.03, representing a -6.22% decrease from the 52 week high of $55.48 and a 15.6% increase over the 52 week low of $45.01.

WPZ is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Enterprise Products Partners L.P. ( EPD ) and National Grid Transco, PLC ( NGG ). WPZ's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.59. Zacks Investment Research reports WPZ's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -9.76%, compared to an industry average of -.4%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the WPZ Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to WPZ through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have WPZ as a top-10 holding:

  • Alerian MLP ETF ( AMLP ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is AMLP with an increase of 4.87% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of WPZ at 4.33%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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