Ex-Div Reminder for Enghouse Systems (ESL)

On 8/13/14, Enghouse Systems Ltd (TSX: ESL.TO) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.10, payable on 8/29/14. As a percentage of ESL's recent stock price of $34.51, this dividend works out to approximately 0.29%.

Below is a dividend history chart for ESL, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.10 declared by Enghouse Systems Ltd:

ESL+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 ESL is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.16% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of ESL shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Enghouse Systems Ltd 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, ESL's low point in its 52 week range is $24.01 per share, with $36.62 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $34.51.

In Monday trading, Enghouse Systems Ltd shares are currently off about 0.7% on the day.

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