Reminder - Acme United Corp. (ACU) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 4/2/13, Acme United Corp. (ACU) ACU will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.07, payable on 4/25/13. As a percentage of ACU's recent stock price of $12.20, this dividend works out to approximately 0.57%, so look for shares of Acme United Corp. to trade 0.57% lower — all else being equal — when ACU shares open for trading on 4/2/13.

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Below is a dividend history chart for ACU, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.07 declared by Acme United Corp.:

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In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from ACU is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.30% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.

In Monday trading, Acme United Corp. shares are currently up about 0.1% on the day.

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