Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 8/14/13, A.H. Belo Corp (AHC) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.08, payable on 9/6/13. As a percentage of AHC's recent stock price of $7.08, this dividend works out to approximately 1.13%, so look for shares of A.H. Belo Corp to trade 1.13% lower — all else being equal — when AHC shares open for trading on 8/14/13.
Below is a dividend history chart for AHC, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.08 declared by A.H. Belo Corp:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from AHC is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 4.52% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of AHC shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, AHC's low point in its 52 week range is $4.30 per share, with $8.05 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $7.08.
In Monday trading, A.H. Belo Corp shares are currently trading flat on the day.