Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/15/13, Brinks Co (BCO) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.10, payable on 6/3/13. As a percentage of BCO's recent stock price of $26.48, this dividend works out to approximately 0.38%.
Below is a dividend history chart for BCO, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.10 declared by Brinks Co :
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from BCO is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.51% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of BCO shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, BCO's low point in its 52 week range is $20.91 per share, with $30.75 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $26.48.
In Monday trading, Brinks Co shares are currently down about 0.8% on the day.