Walter Energy About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (WLT)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 8/2/13, Walter Energy, Inc. (WLT) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.01, payable on 9/6/13. As a percentage of WLT's recent stock price of $10.90, this dividend works out to approximately 0.09%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for WLT, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.01 declared by Walter Energy, Inc.:

WLT+Dividend+History+Chart

In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from WLT is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 0.37% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of WLT shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Walter Energy, Inc. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, WLT's low point in its 52 week range is $9.88 per share, with $41.32 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $10.89.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, WLT makes up 2.75% of the SPDR S&P Metals and Mining ETF ( XME) which is trading lower by about 0.8% on the day Wednesday.

In Wednesday trading, Walter Energy, Inc. shares are currently down about 1.1% on the day.

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