Ex-Div Reminder For Coca-Cola Bottling Consolidated (COKE)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 10/30/13, Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated ( COKE) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.25, payable on 11/15/13. As a percentage of COKE's recent stock price of $63.73, this dividend works out to approximately 0.39%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for COKE, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.25 declared by Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated:


In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from COKE is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.57% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of COKE shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, COKE's low point in its 52 week range is $58.00 per share, with $70.00 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $63.73.

In Monday trading, Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated shares are currently up about 0.1% on the day.