Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/26/13, KMG Chemicals, Inc. (KMG) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.03, payable on 1/13/14. As a percentage of KMG's recent stock price of $17.07, this dividend works out to approximately 0.18%.
Below is a dividend history chart for KMG, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.03 declared by KMG Chemicals, Inc.:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from KMG is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 0.70% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of KMG shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, KMG's low point in its 52 week range is $16.25 per share, with $24.17 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $17.07.
In Tuesday trading, KMG Chemicals, Inc. shares are currently up about 2.3% on the day.