Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 10/16/13, Foot Locker, Inc. (FL) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.20, payable on 11/1/13. As a percentage of FL's recent stock price of $32.81, this dividend works out to approximately 0.61%, so look for shares of Foot Locker, Inc. to trade 0.61% lower — all else being equal — when FL shares open for trading on 10/16/13.
Below is a dividend history chart for FL, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.20 declared by Foot Locker, Inc.:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from FL is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.44% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of FL shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, FL's low point in its 52 week range is $31.07 per share, with $37.85 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $32.83.
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According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, FL makes up 1.26% of the First Trust Consumer Discretionary AlphaDEX Fund ETF (FXD) which is trading lower by about 0.3% on the day Monday. In Monday trading, Foot Locker, Inc. shares are currently off about 0.2% on the day.