Marten Transport About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (MRTN)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/13/13, Marten Transport, Ltd. (MRTN) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.025, payable on 12/30/13. As a percentage of MRTN's recent stock price of $19.00, this dividend works out to approximately 0.13%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for MRTN, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.025 declared by Marten Transport, Ltd.:

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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 MRTN is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 0.53% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.

In Wednesday trading, Marten Transport, Ltd. shares are currently up about 0.5% on the day.

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