PWE: Penn West Energy Trust is an open-ended investment trust. PWE is in the business of acquiring, developing, exploiting, and holding interests in petroleum and natural gas properties.
Closing Price: 19.78 as of 7/23/10
52-Week Price Range: 12.28-22.32
Ex Dividend: 7/28/10
Pay Date: 8/13/10
Risk: You need to further evaluate PWE thoroughly. Well-informed, you decide what to do. Remember that there is risk of loss in all trading. I don’t own any PWE shares. Here are the pluses and minuses.
– Beta: 1.3
– Debt: 2,891.4 million
+ Dividend: Monthly dividend for July is $14.48 per 100 shares (8.78% yield).
– Earnings: For the second quarter of 2010, analysts estimate PWE will earn $-0.11 per share. This is a decrease of 26.38% over the prior year second-quarter earnings.
– Free Cash Flow: -0.28 per share
– Morningstar Rating: 2-star
– PE: 301.52
– Price/Book Ratio: 1.11
– Price/Sales Ratio: 3.88
+ Sales: 2,172.6 million in trailing 12-month sales