Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 8/14/13, Textainer Group Holdings Ltd (TGH) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.47, payable on 8/27/13. As a percentage of TGH's recent stock price of $34.83, this dividend works out to approximately 1.35%, so look for shares of Textainer Group Holdings Ltd to trade 1.35% lower — all else being equal — when TGH shares open for trading on 8/14/13.
Below is a dividend history chart for TGH, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.47 declared by Textainer Group Holdings Ltd:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from TGH is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 5.40% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of TGH shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, TGH's low point in its 52 week range is $27.12 per share, with $43.96 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $34.89.
In Monday trading, Textainer Group Holdings Ltd shares are currently off about 0.3% on the day.