Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 3/20/14, Evolving Systems, Inc. (EVOL) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.10, payable on 3/31/14. As a percentage of EVOL's recent stock price of $8.90, this dividend works out to approximately 1.12%, so look for shares of Evolving Systems, Inc. to trade 1.12% lower — all else being equal — when EVOL shares open for trading on 3/20/14.
Below is a dividend history chart for EVOL, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.10 declared by Evolving Systems, Inc.:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from EVOL is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 4.49% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of EVOL shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, EVOL's low point in its 52 week range is $5.38 per share, with $11.34 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $8.90.
In Tuesday trading, Evolving Systems, Inc. shares are currently trading flat on the day.