CALGARY, Alberta, May 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
PENN WEST PETROLEUM LTD. (TSX - PWT; NYSE - PWE) ("PENN WEST") is pleased to announce that the Board of Directors has declared a second quarter 2013 dividend of $0.27 per share to be paid on July 15, 2013 to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 28, 2013. Shareholders are advised that this dividend is designated as an "eligible dividend" for Canadian income tax purposes.
Penn West shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol PWT and on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol PWE. All dollar amounts herein are in Canadian Dollars.
For further information:PENN WEST EXPLORATION Penn West Plaza Suite 200, 207 - 9th Avenue SW Calgary, Alberta T2P 1K3 Phone: +1-403-777-2500 Fax: +1-403-777-2699 Toll Free: 1-866-693-2707 Website: http://www.pennwest.com Investor Relations: Toll Free: 1-888-770-2633 E-mail: email@example.com Murray Nunns, President & Chief Executive Officer Phone: +1-403-218-8939 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Clayton Paradis, Manager, Investor Relations Phone: +1-403-539-6343 E-mail: email@example.com (PWT. PWE) SOURCE Penn West Exploration