Ex-Div Reminder for CVR Refining (CVRR)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 8/7/14, CVR Refining, LP ( CVRR) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.96, payable on 8/18/14. As a percentage of CVRR's recent stock price of $24.95, this dividend works out to approximately 3.85%, so look for shares of CVR Refining, LP to trade 3.85% lower — all else being equal — when CVRR shares open for trading on 8/7/14.

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Below is a dividend history chart for CVRR, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.96 declared by CVR Refining, LP:

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In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from CVRR is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 15.39% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, CVRR makes up 2.60% of the PowerShares Dynamic Energy Exploration & Production Portfolio ETF ( PXE) which is trading lower by about 0.6% on the day Tuesday.

In Tuesday trading, CVR Refining, LP shares are currently up about 0.5% on the day.

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