CALGARY, Alberta, May 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
PENN WEST PETROLEUM LTD. (TSX - PWT; NYSE - PWE)("PENN WEST") is pleased to announce that the Board of Directors has declared a second quarter 2013 dividend of $0.27 per share to be paid on July 15, 2013 to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 28, 2013. Shareholders are advised that this dividend is designated as an "eligible dividend" for Canadian income tax purposes.
Penn West shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol PWT and on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol PWE. All dollar amounts herein are in Canadian Dollars.
For further information:
PENN WEST EXPLORATION
Penn West Plaza
Suite 200, 207 - 9th Avenue SW
Calgary, Alberta T2P 1K3
Toll Free: 1-866-693-2707
Toll Free: 1-888-770-2633
Murray Nunns, President & Chief Executive Officer
Clayton Paradis, Manager, Investor Relations
SOURCE Penn West Exploration