Cash Dividend On The Way From Home Loan Servicing Solutions Light (HLSS)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/26/13, Home Loan Servicing Solutions Light ( HLSS) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.15, payable on 10/10/13. As a percentage of HLSS's recent stock price of $22.64, this dividend works out to approximately 0.66%, so look for shares of Home Loan Servicing Solutions Light to trade 0.66% lower — all else being equal — when HLSS shares open for trading on 9/26/13.

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Below is a dividend history chart for HLSS, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.15 declared by Home Loan Servicing Solutions Light:

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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 HLSS is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 7.95% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of HLSS shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Home Loan Servicing Solutions Light 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, HLSS's low point in its 52 week range is $15.90 per share, with $25.59 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $22.63.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, HLSS makes up 2.17% of the SPDR S&P Mortgage Finance ETF ( KME) which is trading relatively unchanged on the day Tuesday.

In Tuesday trading, Home Loan Servicing Solutions Light shares are currently down about 0.3% on the day.

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