Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 7/31/14, PetMed Express Inc (PETS - Get Report) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.17, payable on 8/15/14. As a percentage of PETS's recent stock price of $13.90, this dividend works out to approximately 1.22%, so look for shares of PetMed Express Inc to trade 1.22% lower — all else being equal — when PETS shares open for trading on 7/31/14.Below is a dividend history chart for PETS, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.17 declared by PetMed Express Inc: In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from PETS is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 4.89% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of PETS shares, versus its 200 day moving average: Looking at the chart above, PETS's low point in its 52 week range is $12.13 per share, with $17.21 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $13.93. According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, PETS makes up 2.08% of the First Trust RBA Quality Income ETF ( QINC which is trading relatively unchanged on the day Tuesday. In Tuesday trading, PetMed Express Inc shares are currently up about 0.4% on the day.
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