WCP Ex-Dividend Reminder - 10/29/13

On 10/29/13, Whitecap Resources Inc. (TSX: WCP.TO) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.0525, payable on 11/15/13. As a percentage of WCP's recent stock price of $12.31, this dividend works out to approximately 0.43%.

Below is a dividend history chart for WCP, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.0525 declared by Whitecap Resources Inc.:


In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from WCP is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 5.12% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of WCP shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Whitecap Resources Inc. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, WCP's low point in its 52 week range is $7.39 per share, with $12.94 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $12.30.

In Friday trading, Whitecap Resources Inc. shares are currently up about 0.1% on the day.

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