Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 11/8/16, Alon USA Partners LP ( ALDW) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.15, payable on 11/22/16. As a percentage of ALDW's recent stock price of $7.73, this dividend works out to approximately 1.94%, so look for shares of Alon USA Partners LP to trade 1.94% lower — all else being equal — when ALDW shares open for trading on 11/8/16.Below is a dividend history chart for ALDW, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.15 declared by Alon USA 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 ALDW is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 7.76% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of ALDW shares, versus its 200 day moving average:
Looking at the chart above, ALDW's low point in its 52 week range is $7.63 per share, with $26.67 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $7.77.According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, ALDW makes up 2.13% of the PowerShares Dynamic Energy Exploration & Production Portfolio ETF ( PXE) which is trading relatively unchanged on the day Friday. In Friday trading, Alon USA Partners LP shares are currently trading flat on the day.