Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/18/13, Agree Realty Corp. (ADC) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.41, payable on 1/3/14. As a percentage of ADC's recent stock price of $28.06, this dividend works out to approximately 1.46%, so look for shares of Agree Realty Corp. to trade 1.46% lower — all else being equal — when ADC shares open for trading on 12/18/13.
Below is a dividend history chart for ADC, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.41 declared by Agree Realty Corp.:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from ADC is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 5.84% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of ADC shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, ADC's low point in its 52 week range is $25.50 per share, with $34.25 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $28.06.
According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, ADC makes up 3.79% of the KBW Premium Yield Equity REIT Portfolio ETF (KBWY) which is trading higher by about 0.2% on the day Monday. In Monday trading, Agree Realty Corp. shares are currently up about 0.4% on the day.