Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 8/28/13, Kingstone Companies Inc (KINS) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.04, payable on 9/13/13. As a percentage of KINS's recent stock price of $5.29, this dividend works out to approximately 0.76%, so look for shares of Kingstone Companies Inc to trade 0.76% lower — all else being equal — when KINS shares open for trading on 8/28/13.
Below is a dividend history chart for KINS, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.04 declared by Kingstone Companies Inc:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from KINS is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 3.02% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of KINS shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, KINS's low point in its 52 week range is $4.50 per share, with $6.24 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $5.29.
In Monday trading, Kingstone Companies Inc shares are currently off about 0.2% on the day.