Reminder - Buckeye Technologies (BKI) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 8/14/13, Buckeye Technologies Inc. ( BKI) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.09, payable on 9/16/13. As a percentage of BKI's recent stock price of $37.30, this dividend works out to approximately 0.24%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for BKI, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.09 declared by Buckeye Technologies Inc.:

BKI+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 BKI is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 0.97% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of BKI shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Buckeye Technologies Inc. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, BKI's low point in its 52 week range is $23.52 per share, with $37.93 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $37.30.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, BKI makes up 3.98% of the S&P SmallCap Materials Portfolio ETF ( PSCM) which is trading lower by about 0.3% on the day Monday.

In Monday trading, Buckeye Technologies Inc. shares are currently off about 0.1% on the day.
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