Owners of Golar LNG (NASDAQ: GLNG) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 45 cents per share. At a price of $35.90 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 5%. The average volume for Golar LNG has been 582,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Golar LNG has a market cap of $2.9 billion and is part of the transportation industry. Shares are down 1.2% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more. Golar LNG Limited, a midstream liquefied natural gas (LNG) company, engages in the transportation, regasification and liquefaction, and trading of LNG. The company has a P/E ratio of 3.12. TheStreet Ratings rates Golar LNG as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. You can view the full Golar LNG Ratings Report now.
Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 2/4/15, AllianceBernstein National Municipal Income Fund will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.0729, payable on 2/20/15. As a percentage of AFB's recent stock price of $14.43, this dividend works out to approximately 0.51%, so look for shares of AllianceBernstein National Municipal Income Fund to trade 0.51% lower — all else being equal — when AFB shares open for trading on 2/4/15.