Gulf Island Fabrication About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (GIFI)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 8/7/14, Gulf Island Fabrication, Inc. (GIFI) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.10, payable on 8/25/14. As a percentage of GIFI's recent stock price of $19.53, this dividend works out to approximately 0.51%, so look for shares of Gulf Island Fabrication, Inc. to trade 0.51% lower — all else being equal — when GIFI shares open for trading on 8/7/14.

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Below is a dividend history chart for GIFI, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.10 declared by Gulf Island Fabrication, 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 GIFI is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.05% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of GIFI shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Gulf Island Fabrication, Inc. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, GIFI's low point in its 52 week range is $18.06 per share, with $26.82 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $19.53.

In Tuesday trading, Gulf Island Fabrication, Inc. shares are currently off about 1.7% on the day.

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