Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 11/5/13, EV Energy Partners LP (EVEP) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.77, payable on 11/14/13. As a percentage of EVEP's recent stock price of $37.09, this dividend works out to approximately 2.08%, so look for shares of EV Energy Partners LP to trade 2.08% lower — all else being equal — when EVEP shares open for trading on 11/5/13.
Below is a dividend history chart for EVEP, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.77 declared by EV Energy Partners LP:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from EVEP is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 8.30% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of EVEP shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, EVEP's low point in its 52 week range is $32.61 per share, with $66.30 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $37.09.
According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, EVEP makes up 5.63% of the Junior MLP ETF (MLPJ) which is trading relatively unchanged on the day Friday. In Friday trading, EV Energy Partners LP shares are currently up about 0.7% on the day.