Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/9/13, Amphenol Corp. (APH) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.20, payable on 1/2/14. As a percentage of APH's recent stock price of $84.99, this dividend works out to approximately 0.24%.
Below is a dividend history chart for APH, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.20 declared by Amphenol Corp.:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from APH is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 0.94% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of APH shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, APH's low point in its 52 week range is $60.20 per share, with $85.66 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $84.92.
According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, APH makes up 4.25% of the Dynamic Networking Portfolio ETF (PXQ) which is trading relatively unchanged on the day Thursday. In Thursday trading, Amphenol Corp. shares are currently off about 0.2% on the day.