Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/26/13, CoreSite Realty Corp. (COR) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.27, payable on 10/15/13. As a percentage of COR's recent stock price of $34.74, this dividend works out to approximately 0.78%, so look for shares of CoreSite Realty Corp. to trade 0.78% lower — all else being equal — when COR shares open for trading on 9/26/13.
Below is a dividend history chart for COR, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.27 declared by CoreSite Realty Corp.:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from COR is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 3.11% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of COR shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, COR's low point in its 52 week range is $20.50 per share, with $38.57 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $34.74.
In Tuesday trading, CoreSite Realty Corp. shares are currently off about 0.1% on the day.