Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/30/14, Tal International Group Inc (TAL) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.72, payable on 6/24/14. As a percentage of TAL's recent stock price of $44.18, this dividend works out to approximately 1.63%, so look for shares of Tal International Group Inc to trade 1.63% lower — all else being equal — when TAL shares open for trading on 5/30/14.
Below is a dividend history chart for TAL, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.72 declared by Tal International Group Inc:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from TAL is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 6.52% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of TAL shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, TAL's low point in its 52 week range is $38.50 per share, with $57.82 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $44.30.
In Wednesday trading, Tal International Group Inc shares are currently off about 0.1% on the day.