Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/15/13, Wabtec Corp. (WAB) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.05, payable on 5/31/13. As a percentage of WAB's recent stock price of $105.94, this dividend works out to approximately 0.05%.
Below is a dividend history chart for WAB, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.05 declared by Wabtec Corp.:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from WAB is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 0.19% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of WAB shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, WAB's low point in its 52 week range is $68.27 per share, with $107.09 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $105.78.
In Monday trading, Wabtec Corp. shares are currently down about 0.3% on the day.