Ex-Div Reminder For Hallador Energy (HNRG)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 4/26/13, Hallador Energy Co (HNRG) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.04, payable on 5/15/13. As a percentage of HNRG's recent stock price of $6.98, this dividend works out to approximately 0.57%, so look for shares of Hallador Energy Co to trade 0.57% lower — all else being equal — when HNRG shares open for trading on 4/26/13.

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Below is a dividend history chart for HNRG, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.04 declared by Hallador Energy Co:

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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 HNRG is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.29% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of HNRG shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Hallador Energy Co 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, HNRG's low point in its 52 week range is $6.38 per share, with $10.20 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $6.98.

In Wednesday trading, Hallador Energy Co shares are currently up about 0.3% on the day.

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