Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/5/13, U.S. Global Investors, Inc. (GROW) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.005, payable on 12/23/13. As a percentage of GROW's recent stock price of $2.41, this dividend works out to approximately 0.21%.
Below is a dividend history chart for GROW, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.005 declared by U.S. Global Investors, Inc.:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from GROW is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.49% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of GROW shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, GROW's low point in its 52 week range is $2.10 per share, with $5.60 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $2.41.
In Tuesday trading, U.S. Global Investors, Inc. shares are currently off about 1.6% on the day.