What's the "challenged price environment"? Natural gas prices have been surging the last few months. And in many places in the cold climate areas of US, natural gas liquids are in low quantities with prices going through the roof. The statement doesn't make any sense.
In fact, I see that they have already announced a 16 cent a year (4 cents a quarter) dividend increase for 2014 with their 3rd quarter earnings announcement and 2014 outlook.
Wow. A whole .03+ cents a share. I'll bet the stock is down more than .03 cents tomorrow as you think.
Yes, I noticed. I think it's time to fire our fund managers. Index funds which could be managed by monkeys are doing much, much better in the year 2013. We pay these guys millions to manage our money and a dart board would get better results.