CSP About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (CSPI)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 8/19/13, CSP Inc ( CSPI) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.10, payable on 8/30/13. As a percentage of CSPI's recent stock price of $7.21, this dividend works out to approximately 1.39%, so look for shares of CSP Inc to trade 1.39% lower — all else being equal — when CSPI shares open for trading on 8/19/13.

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Below is a dividend history chart for CSPI, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.10 declared by CSP Inc:

CSPI+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 CSPI is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 5.55% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of CSPI shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

CSP Inc 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, CSPI's low point in its 52 week range is $4.26 per share, with $9.43 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $7.21.

In Thursday trading, CSP Inc shares are currently up about 3.1% on the day.
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