GFF Ex-Dividend Reminder - 8/19/14

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 8/19/14, Griffon Corp. (GFF) will trade ex-dividend, for its annual dividend of $0.03, payable on 9/24/14. As a percentage of GFF's recent stock price of $11.92, this dividend works out to approximately 0.25%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for GFF, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.03 declared by Griffon Corp.:

GFF+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 GFF is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 0.25% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of GFF shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Griffon Corp. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, GFF's low point in its 52 week range is $10.43 per share, with $14.34 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $11.92.

In Friday trading, Griffon Corp. shares are currently up about 1% on the day.

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