Peyto Exploration & Development Corp. (TSX: T.PEY, Stock Forum) briefly hit $28.77 on Wednesday before closing at $28.75, for an increase of 2.4%.
On April 15, the Alberta focused oil and natural gas company confirmed a monthly dividend for April, May and June 2013 of $0.06 per common share to be paid on April 30, May 31 and June 30, 2013 respectively.
The second company to make the 52-week high list was Whitecap Resources Corp. (TSX: T.WCP, Stock Forum). The stock hit a new peak of $10.25 before closing at $10.18, up 3.5%.
On April 16, the oil and natural gas exploration, development, and production company confirmed a monthly dividend of $0.05 per common share to be paid on May 15, 2013 to shareholders of record on April 30, 2013.