Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/16/13, Reliv' International, Inc. (RELV) will trade ex-dividend, for its semi-annual dividend of $0.02, payable on 5/30/13. As a percentage of RELV's recent stock price of $1.32, this dividend works out to approximately 1.51%, so look for shares of Reliv' International, Inc. to trade 1.51% lower — all else being equal — when RELV shares open for trading on 5/16/13.
Below is a dividend history chart for RELV, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.02 declared by Reliv' 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 RELV 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 RELV shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, RELV's low point in its 52 week range is $1.15 per share, with $1.88 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $1.32.
In Tuesday trading, Reliv' International, Inc. shares are currently trading flat on the day.