Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/16/13, R.G. Barry Corp. (DFZ) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.09, payable on 6/4/13. As a percentage of DFZ's recent stock price of $14.61, this dividend works out to approximately 0.62%, so look for shares of R.G. Barry Corp. to trade 0.62% lower — all else being equal — when DFZ shares open for trading on 5/16/13.
Below is a dividend history chart for DFZ, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.09 declared by R.G. Barry Corp.:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from DFZ is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.46% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of DFZ shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, DFZ's low point in its 52 week range is $11.24 per share, with $15.62 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $14.61.
In Tuesday trading, R.G. Barry Corp. shares are currently down about 0.1% on the day.