Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/30/14, Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, Inc. (RMCF) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.11, payable on 6/13/14. As a percentage of RMCF's recent stock price of $11.56, 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 5/30/14.
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 3.81% 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 $11.31 per share, with $13.98 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $11.56.
In Wednesday trading, Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, Inc. shares are currently up about 0.1% on the day.