Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 3/4/14, Kingstone Companies Inc (KINS) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.04, payable on 3/14/14. As a percentage of KINS's recent stock price of $7.19, this dividend works out to approximately 0.56%, so look for shares of Kingstone Companies Inc to trade 0.56% lower — all else being equal — when KINS shares open for trading on 3/4/14.
Below is a dividend history chart for KINS, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.04 declared by Kingstone Companies Inc:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from KINS is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.23% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of KINS shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, KINS's low point in its 52 week range is $4.59 per share, with $7.90 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $7.19.
In Friday trading, Kingstone Companies Inc shares are currently trading flat on the day.