Ex-Div Reminder For FXCM

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 3/19/14, FXCM Inc ( FXCM) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.06, payable on 4/1/14. As a percentage of FXCM's recent stock price of $16.40, this dividend works out to approximately 0.37%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for FXCM, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.06 declared by FXCM Inc:

FXCM+Dividend+History+Chart

In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from FXCM is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.46% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of FXCM shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

FXCM Inc 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, FXCM's low point in its 52 week range is $12.75 per share, with $19.97 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $16.40.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, FXCM makes up 2.83% of the iShares U.S. Broker-Dealers ETF ( IAI) which is trading higher by about 1.4% on the day Monday.

In Monday trading, FXCM Inc shares are currently up about 2.1% on the day.

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