Ex-Div Reminder For USA Compression Partners (USAC)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 10/31/13, USA Compression Partners, LP ( USAC) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.46, payable on 11/14/13. As a percentage of USAC's recent stock price of $24.89, this dividend works out to approximately 1.85%, so look for shares of USA Compression Partners, LP to trade 1.85% lower — all else being equal — when USAC shares open for trading on 10/31/13.

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Below is a dividend history chart for USAC, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.46 declared by USA Compression 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 USAC is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 7.39% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.

In Tuesday trading, USA Compression Partners, LP shares are currently up about 0.1% on the day.