United States Lime & Minerals About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (USLM)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 8/27/14, United States Lime & Minerals Inc. ( USLM) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.125, payable on 9/19/14. As a percentage of USLM's recent stock price of $59.01, this dividend works out to approximately 0.21%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for USLM, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.125 declared by United States Lime & Minerals Inc.:


In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from USLM is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 0.85% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of USLM shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

United States Lime & Minerals Inc. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, USLM's low point in its 52 week range is $52.53 per share, with $68.50 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $59.01.

In Monday trading, United States Lime & Minerals Inc. shares are currently up about 0.6% on the day.