Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 4/29/14, Wausau Paper Corp (WPP) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.03, payable on 5/15/14. As a percentage of WPP's recent stock price of $11.48, this dividend works out to approximately 0.26%.
Below is a dividend history chart for WPP, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.03 declared by Wausau Paper Corp:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from WPP is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.05% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of WPP shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, WPP's low point in its 52 week range is $9.57 per share, with $14.04 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $11.48.
In Friday trading, Wausau Paper Corp shares are currently off about 1.5% on the day.