Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 10/15/13, Camden National Corp. (CAC) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.27, payable on 10/31/13. As a percentage of CAC's recent stock price of $40.31, this dividend works out to approximately 0.67%, so look for shares of Camden National Corp. to trade 0.67% lower — all else being equal — when CAC shares open for trading on 10/15/13.
Below is a dividend history chart for CAC, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.27 declared by Camden National Corp. :
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from CAC is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.68% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of CAC shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, CAC's low point in its 52 week range is $30.80 per share, with $41.75 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $40.31.
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In Friday trading, Camden National Corp. shares are currently down about 2.3% on the day.