Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/26/13, National American University Holdings Inc. (NAUH) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.045, payable on 1/10/14. As a percentage of NAUH's recent stock price of $3.53, this dividend works out to approximately 1.27%, so look for shares of National American University Holdings Inc. to trade 1.27% lower — all else being equal — when NAUH shares open for trading on 12/26/13.
Below is a dividend history chart for NAUH, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.045 declared by National American University Holdings Inc.:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from NAUH is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 5.10% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of NAUH shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, NAUH's low point in its 52 week range is $3.00 per share, with $4.56 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $3.53.
In Tuesday trading, National American University Holdings Inc. shares are currently up about 0.9% on the day.