Reminder - Frisch's Restaurants (FRS) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 6/24/13, Frisch's Restaurants, Inc. ( FRS) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.16, payable on 7/10/13. As a percentage of FRS's recent stock price of $17.50, this dividend works out to approximately 0.91%, so look for shares of Frisch's Restaurants, Inc. to trade 0.91% lower — all else being equal — when FRS shares open for trading on 6/24/13.

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Below is a dividend history chart for FRS, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.16 declared by Frisch's Restaurants, Inc.:


In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from FRS is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 3.66% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of FRS shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Frisch's Restaurants, Inc. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, FRS's low point in its 52 week range is $15.76 per share, with $33.50 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $17.50.

In Thursday trading, Frisch's Restaurants, Inc. shares are currently trading flat on the day.