Cash Dividend On The Way From Insperity (NSP)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 3/5/14, Insperity Inc ( NSP) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.17, payable on 3/21/14. As a percentage of NSP's recent stock price of $28.90, this dividend works out to approximately 0.59%, so look for shares of Insperity Inc to trade 0.59% lower — all else being equal — when NSP shares open for trading on 3/5/14.

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Below is a dividend history chart for NSP, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.17 declared by Insperity 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 NSP is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.35% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of NSP shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Insperity Inc 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, NSP's low point in its 52 week range is $26.44 per share, with $39.69 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $28.90.

In Monday trading, Insperity Inc shares are currently down about 1% on the day.

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