Reminder - International Shipholding (ISH) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 8/14/13, International Shipholding Corp. (ISH) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.25, payable on 9/4/13. As a percentage of ISH's recent stock price of $23.90, this dividend works out to approximately 1.05%, so look for shares of International Shipholding Corp. to trade 1.05% lower — all else being equal — when ISH shares open for trading on 8/14/13.

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Below is a dividend history chart for ISH, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.25 declared by International Shipholding Corp.:

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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 ISH is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 4.18% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of ISH shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

International Shipholding Corp. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, ISH's low point in its 52 week range is $13.00 per share, with $28.13 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $24.00.

In Monday trading, International Shipholding Corp. shares are currently down about 0.1% on the day.

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