Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/18/13, Sypris Solutions, Inc. (SYPR) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.02, payable on 10/10/13. As a percentage of SYPR's recent stock price of $3.10, this dividend works out to approximately 0.65%, so look for shares of Sypris Solutions, Inc. to trade 0.65% lower — all else being equal — when SYPR shares open for trading on 9/18/13.
Below is a dividend history chart for SYPR, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.02 declared by Sypris Solutions, Inc.:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from SYPR is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.58% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of SYPR shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, SYPR's low point in its 52 week range is $3.00 per share, with $7.60 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $3.10.
In Monday trading, Sypris Solutions, Inc. shares are currently up about 1.3% on the day.