Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 11/13/13, Energen Corp. (EGN) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.145, payable on 12/2/13. As a percentage of EGN's recent stock price of $75.86, this dividend works out to approximately 0.19%.
Below is a dividend history chart for EGN, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.145 declared by Energen Corp.:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from EGN is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 0.76% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of EGN shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, EGN's low point in its 52 week range is $41.38 per share, with $89.92 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $76.23.
According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, EGN makes up 1.82% of the Dynamic Energy Exploration & Production Portfolio ETF (PXE) which is trading up by about 0.4% on the day Monday. In Monday trading, Energen Corp. shares are currently up about 1.1% on the day.