Cash Dividend On The Way From EBIX

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 2/18/14, Ebix Inc ( EBIX) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.075, payable on 3/14/14. As a percentage of EBIX's recent stock price of $14.85, this dividend works out to approximately 0.51%, so look for shares of Ebix Inc to trade 0.51% lower — all else being equal — when EBIX shares open for trading on 2/18/14.

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Below is a dividend history chart for EBIX, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.075 declared by Ebix Inc:

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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 EBIX is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.02% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of EBIX shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Ebix Inc 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, EBIX's low point in its 52 week range is $8.21 per share, with $21.25 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $14.67.

In Friday trading, Ebix Inc shares are currently up about 0.1% on the day.

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