AEC Ex-Dividend Reminder - 4/11/13

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 4/11/13, Associated Estates Realty Corp. ( AEC) AEC will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.19, payable on 5/1/13. As a percentage of AEC's recent stock price of $18.23, this dividend works out to approximately 1.04%, so look for shares of Associated Estates Realty Corp. to trade 1.04% lower — all else being equal — when AEC shares open for trading on 4/11/13.

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Below is a dividend history chart for AEC, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.19 declared by Associated Estates Realty Corp.:


In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from AEC is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 4.17% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.

In Tuesday trading, Associated Estates Realty Corp. shares are currently off about 0.1% on the day.