Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 2/13/14, Helios & Matheson Analytics, Inc (HMNY) will trade ex-dividend, for its annual dividend of $0.08, payable on 3/5/14. As a percentage of HMNY's recent stock price of $5.62, this dividend works out to approximately 1.42%, so look for shares of Helios & Matheson Analytics, Inc to trade 1.42% lower — all else being equal — when HMNY shares open for trading on 2/13/14.
Below is a dividend history chart for HMNY, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.08 declared by Helios & Matheson Analytics, Inc:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from HMNY is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.42% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of HMNY shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, HMNY's low point in its 52 week range is $2.99 per share, with $9.50 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $5.62.
In Tuesday trading, Helios & Matheson Analytics, Inc shares are currently down about 1.4% on the day.