Cash Dividend On The Way From City Holding (CHCO)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 10/10/13, City Holding Co. ( CHCO) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.37, payable on 10/31/13. As a percentage of CHCO's recent stock price of $42.00, this dividend works out to approximately 0.88%, so look for shares of City Holding Co. to trade 0.88% lower — all else being equal — when CHCO shares open for trading on 10/10/13.

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Below is a dividend history chart for CHCO, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.37 declared by City Holding Co.:


In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from CHCO is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 3.52% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of CHCO shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

City Holding Co. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, CHCO's low point in its 52 week range is $31.27 per share, with $46.75 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $42.00.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, CHCO makes up 3.09% of the First Trust Dow Jones Select MicroCap Index Fund ETF ( FDM) which is trading relatively unchanged on the day Tuesday.

In Tuesday trading, City Holding Co. shares are currently down about 0.1% on the day.