Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 6/12/14, Evolution Petroleum Corp (EPM) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.10, payable on 6/30/14. As a percentage of EPM's recent stock price of $11.12, this dividend works out to approximately 0.90%, so look for shares of Evolution Petroleum Corp to trade 0.90% lower — all else being equal — when EPM shares open for trading on 6/12/14.
Below is a dividend history chart for EPM, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.10 declared by Evolution Petroleum Corp:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from EPM is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 3.60% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of EPM shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, EPM's low point in its 52 week range is $9.92 per share, with $13.83 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $11.12.
In Tuesday trading, Evolution Petroleum Corp shares are currently off about 0.1% on the day.