Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 11/26/13, Big 5 Sporting Goods Corp (BGFV - Get Report) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.10, payable on 12/13/13. As a percentage of BGFV's recent stock price of $18.41, this dividend works out to approximately 0.54%, so look for shares of Big 5 Sporting Goods Corp to trade 0.54% lower — all else being equal — when BGFV shares open for trading on 11/26/13.

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Below is a dividend history chart for BGFV, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.10 declared by Big 5 Sporting Goods Corp:

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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 BGFV is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.17% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of BGFV shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Big 5 Sporting Goods Corp 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, BGFV's low point in its 52 week range is $12.09 per share, with $25.00 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $18.45.

In Friday trading, Big 5 Sporting Goods Corp shares are currently off about 0.5% on the day.

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