Ex-Div Reminder For Progressive Waste Solutions (BIN)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/26/13, Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd. (BIN) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.15, payable on 10/15/13. As a percentage of BIN's recent stock price of $26.08, this dividend works out to approximately 0.58%, so look for shares of Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd. to trade 0.58% lower — all else being equal — when BIN shares open for trading on 9/26/13.

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Below is a dividend history chart for BIN, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.15 declared by Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd.:

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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 BIN is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.30% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of BIN shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, BIN's low point in its 52 week range is $18.13 per share, with $26.23 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $26.07.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, BIN makes up 3.18% of the Environmental Services ETF ( EVX) which is trading relatively unchanged on the day Tuesday.

In Tuesday trading, Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd. shares are currently up about 0.1% on the day.

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