Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 10/10/13, RGC Resources, Inc. (RGCO) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.18, payable on 11/1/13. As a percentage of RGCO's recent stock price of $18.30, this dividend works out to approximately 0.98%, so look for shares of RGC Resources, Inc. to trade 0.98% lower — all else being equal — when RGCO shares open for trading on 10/10/13.
Below is a dividend history chart for RGCO, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.18 declared by RGC Resources, Inc.:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from RGCO is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 3.93% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of RGCO shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, RGCO's low point in its 52 week range is $17.51 per share, with $21.94 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $18.30.
In Tuesday trading, RGC Resources, Inc. shares are currently trading flat on the day.