Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 11/15/13, Carlisle Companies Inc. (CSL) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.22, payable on 12/1/13. As a percentage of CSL's recent stock price of $72.14, this dividend works out to approximately 0.30%.
Below is a dividend history chart for CSL, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.22 declared by Carlisle Companies Inc.:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from CSL is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.22% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of CSL shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, CSL's low point in its 52 week range is $52.81 per share, with $74.90 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $72.35.
In Wednesday trading, Carlisle Companies Inc. shares are currently off about 0.7% on the day.