Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 6/12/14, Hooker Furniture Corp (HOFT) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.10, payable on 6/30/14. As a percentage of HOFT's recent stock price of $16.30, this dividend works out to approximately 0.61%, so look for shares of Hooker Furniture Corp to trade 0.61% lower — all else being equal — when HOFT shares open for trading on 6/12/14.
Below is a dividend history chart for HOFT, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.10 declared by Hooker Furniture Corp:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from HOFT is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.45% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of HOFT shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, HOFT's low point in its 52 week range is $13.35 per share, with $17.84 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $16.30.
In Tuesday trading, Hooker Furniture Corp shares are currently off about 0.9% on the day.