Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 7/29/13, Hallador Energy Co (HNRG) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.04, payable on 8/15/13. As a percentage of HNRG's recent stock price of $8.09, this dividend works out to approximately 0.49%.
Below is a dividend history chart for HNRG, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.04 declared by Hallador Energy Co:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from HNRG is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.98% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of HNRG shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, HNRG's low point in its 52 week range is $6.38 per share, with $10.20 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $8.09.
In Thursday trading, Hallador Energy Co shares are currently off about 0.5% on the day.