Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/13/13, R.G. Barry Corp. (DFZ) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.09, payable on 10/1/13. As a percentage of DFZ's recent stock price of $16.54, this dividend works out to approximately 0.54%, so look for shares of R.G. Barry Corp. to trade 0.54% lower — all else being equal — when DFZ shares open for trading on 9/13/13.

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Below is a dividend history chart for DFZ, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.09 declared by R.G. Barry Corp.:


In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from DFZ is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.18% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of DFZ shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

R.G. Barry Corp. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, DFZ's low point in its 52 week range is $11.24 per share, with $17.97 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $16.54.

In Wednesday trading, R.G. Barry Corp. shares are currently off about 1.7% on the day.