Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/26/13, RF Industries Ltd. (RFIL) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.07, payable on 10/15/13. As a percentage of RFIL's recent stock price of $7.39, this dividend works out to approximately 0.95%, so look for shares of RF Industries Ltd. to trade 0.95% lower — all else being equal — when RFIL shares open for trading on 9/26/13.
Below is a dividend history chart for RFIL, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.07 declared by RF Industries Ltd.:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from RFIL is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 3.79% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of RFIL shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, RFIL's low point in its 52 week range is $4.04 per share, with $7.58 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $7.39.
In Tuesday trading, RF Industries Ltd. shares are currently up about 1.5% on the day.