Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 7/30/13, Donegal Group Incorporated Class B (DGICB) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.115, payable on 8/15/13. As a percentage of DGICB's recent stock price of $23.00, this dividend works out to approximately 0.50%.
Below is a dividend history chart for DGICB, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.115 declared by Donegal Group Incorporated Class B:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from DGICB is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.00% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of DGICB shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, DGICB's low point in its 52 week range is $16.04 per share, with $28.49 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $23.00.
In Friday trading, Donegal Group Incorporated Class B shares are currently off about 1.1% on the day.