Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 8/14/13, Belo Corp. (BLC) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.08, payable on 9/6/13. As a percentage of BLC's recent stock price of $14.22, this dividend works out to approximately 0.56%, so look for shares of Belo Corp. to trade 0.56% lower — all else being equal — when BLC shares open for trading on 8/14/13.
Below is a dividend history chart for BLC, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.08 declared by 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 BLC is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.25% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of BLC shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, BLC's low point in its 52 week range is $6.76 per share, with $14.51 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $14.22.
According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, BLC makes up 3.14% of the Dynamic Media Portfolio ETF (PBS) which is trading lower by about 0.5% on the day Monday. In Monday trading, Belo Corp. shares are currently trading flat on the day.