Cash Dividend On The Way From Powell Industries (POWL)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 8/18/14, Powell Industries, Inc. (POWL) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.25, payable on 9/17/14. As a percentage of POWL's recent stock price of $52.45, this dividend works out to approximately 0.48%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for POWL, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.25 declared by Powell Industries, 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 POWL is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.91% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of POWL shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Powell Industries, Inc. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, POWL's low point in its 52 week range is $49.28 per share, with $70.75 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $52.45.

In Thursday trading, Powell Industries, Inc. shares are currently trading flat on the day.

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