Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/16/13, Roundy's Inc (RNDY) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.12, payable on 5/28/13. As a percentage of RNDY's recent stock price of $7.21, this dividend works out to approximately 1.66%, so look for shares of Roundy's Inc to trade 1.66% lower — all else being equal — when RNDY shares open for trading on 5/16/13.
Below is a dividend history chart for RNDY, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.12 declared by Roundy's Inc:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from RNDY is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 6.66% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of RNDY shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, RNDY's low point in its 52 week range is $3.69 per share, with $10.99 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $7.22.
In Tuesday trading, Roundy's Inc shares are currently up about 0.3% on the day.