Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 6/12/13, CryoLife, Inc. (CRY) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.0275, payable on 6/21/13. As a percentage of CRY's recent stock price of $6.23, this dividend works out to approximately 0.44%.
Below is a dividend history chart for CRY, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.0275 declared by CryoLife, Inc.:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from CRY is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.77% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of CRY shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, CRY's low point in its 52 week range is $4.55 per share, with $7.27 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $6.23.
In Monday trading, CryoLife, Inc. shares are currently down about 0.9% on the day.