Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/9/13, Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC (OZM) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.28, payable on 5/20/13. As a percentage of OZM's recent stock price of $11.25, this dividend works out to approximately 2.49%, so look for shares of Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC to trade 2.49% lower — all else being equal — when OZM shares open for trading on 5/9/13.
Below is a dividend history chart for OZM, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.28 declared by Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from OZM is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 9.96% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of OZM shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, OZM's low point in its 52 week range is $6.56 per share, with $11.75 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $11.27.
In Wednesday trading, Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC shares are currently up about 0.6% on the day.