FUR Ex-Dividend Reminder - 6/26/13

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 6/26/13, Winthrop Realty Trust ( FUR) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.1625, payable on 7/15/13. As a percentage of FUR's recent stock price of $11.50, this dividend works out to approximately 1.41%, so look for shares of Winthrop Realty Trust to trade 1.41% lower — all else being equal — when FUR shares open for trading on 6/26/13.

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Below is a dividend history chart for FUR, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.1625 declared by Winthrop Realty Trust:


In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from FUR is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 5.65% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of FUR shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Winthrop Realty Trust 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, FUR's low point in its 52 week range is $10.32 per share, with $13.29 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $11.50.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, FUR makes up 2.81% of the KBW Premium Yield Equity REIT Portfolio ETF ( KBWY) which is trading lower by about 1.9% on the day Monday.

In Monday trading, Winthrop Realty Trust shares are currently down about 2% on the day.