Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 2/26/14, Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, Inc. (RMCF) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.11, payable on 3/14/14. As a percentage of RMCF's recent stock price of $11.58, this dividend works out to approximately 0.95%, so look for shares of Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, Inc. to trade 0.95% lower — all else being equal — when RMCF shares open for trading on 2/26/14.
Below is a dividend history chart for RMCF, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.11 declared by Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, Inc.:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from RMCF is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 3.80% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of RMCF shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, RMCF's low point in its 52 week range is $11.09 per share, with $13.98 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $11.58.
In Monday trading, Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, Inc. shares are currently off about 0.3% on the day.