Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 10/17/13, WD-40 Co. ( WDFC) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.31, payable on 10/31/13. As a percentage of WDFC's recent stock price of $65.85, this dividend works out to approximately 0.47%.Below is a dividend history chart for WDFC, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.31 declared by WD-40 Co.: In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from WDFC is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.88% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of WDFC shares, versus its 200 day moving average: Looking at the chart above, WDFC's low point in its 52 week range is $45.12 per share, with $65.89 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $65.85.
Earn a FREE $100 Membership to ValueForum, Just By Telling Us About Your Favorite Stock! (Offer ends 11/10/2013) According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, WDFC makes up 4.38% of the S&P SmallCap Consumer Staples Portfolio ETF ( PSCC) which is trading lower by about 0.3% on the day Tuesday. In Tuesday trading, WD-40 Co. shares are currently up about 0.3% on the day.