Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 10/23/13, Tyco International Ltd. (TYC) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.16, payable on 11/14/13. As a percentage of TYC's recent stock price of $36.06, this dividend works out to approximately 0.44%.
Below is a dividend history chart for TYC, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.16 declared by Tyco International Ltd. :
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from TYC is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.77% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of TYC shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, TYC's low point in its 52 week range is $26.17 per share, with $36.18 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $35.98.
In Monday trading, Tyco International Ltd. shares are currently up about 0.3% on the day.