Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/8/14, Walter Energy, Inc. (WLT) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.01, payable on 6/9/14. As a percentage of WLT's recent stock price of $6.97, this dividend works out to approximately 0.14%.Below is a dividend history chart for WLT, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.01 declared by Walter Energy, Inc.: In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from WLT is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 0.57% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of WLT shares, versus its 200 day moving average: Looking at the chart above, WLT's low point in its 52 week range is $6.72 per share, with $20.71 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $6.97. According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, WLT makes up 2.43% of the SPDR S&P Metals and Mining ETF ( XME) which is trading lower by about 0.7% on the day Tuesday. In Tuesday trading, Walter Energy, Inc. shares are currently down about 0.3% on the day.
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