World Point Terminals, LP ( WPT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 27, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 14, 2017. Shareholders who purchased WPT prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 13th quarter that WPT has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of WPT was $16.94, representing a -4.02% decrease from the 52 week high of $17.65 and a 31.22% increase over the 52 week low of $12.91.
WPT is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. ( CHRW ) and Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. ( EXPD ). WPT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.02. Zacks Investment Research reports WPT's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 15.26%, compared to an industry average of 17.2%.