Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 2/5/14, Richardson Electronics Ltd (RELL) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.06, payable on 2/21/14. As a percentage of RELL's recent stock price of $11.57, this dividend works out to approximately 0.52%, so look for shares of Richardson Electronics Ltd to trade 0.52% lower — all else being equal — when RELL shares open for trading on 2/5/14.
Below is a dividend history chart for RELL, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.06 declared by Richardson Electronics Ltd:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from RELL is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.07% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of RELL shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, RELL's low point in its 52 week range is $10.67 per share, with $12.33 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $11.57.
In Monday trading, Richardson Electronics Ltd shares are currently up about 0.3% on the day.