Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/1/13, Heidrick & Struggles International, Inc. (HSII) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.13, payable on 5/17/13. As a percentage of HSII's recent stock price of $12.79, this dividend works out to approximately 1.02%, so look for shares of Heidrick & Struggles International, Inc. to trade 1.02% lower — all else being equal — when HSII shares open for trading on 5/1/13.
Below is a dividend history chart for HSII, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.13 declared by Heidrick & Struggles International, Inc.:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from HSII is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 4.07% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of HSII shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, HSII's low point in its 52 week range is $11.12 per share, with $20.25 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $12.79.
In Monday trading, Heidrick & Struggles International, Inc. shares are currently up about 0.8% on the day.