Cash Dividend On The Way From CSPI

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 2/25/14, CSP Inc (CSPI) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.11, payable on 3/11/14. As a percentage of CSPI's recent stock price of $7.60, this dividend works out to approximately 1.45%, so look for shares of CSP Inc to trade 1.45% lower — all else being equal — when CSPI shares open for trading on 2/25/14.

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Below is a dividend history chart for CSPI, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.11 declared by CSP 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 CSPI is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 5.79% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of CSPI shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

CSP Inc 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, CSPI's low point in its 52 week range is $5.09 per share, with $9.43 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $7.60.

In Friday trading, CSP Inc shares are currently trading flat on the day.

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