Cash Dividend On The Way From Big 5 Sporting Goods (BGFV)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 8/27/14, Big 5 Sporting Goods Corp ( BGFV) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.10, payable on 9/15/14. As a percentage of BGFV's recent stock price of $10.68, this dividend works out to approximately 0.94%, so look for shares of Big 5 Sporting Goods Corp to trade 0.94% lower — all else being equal — when BGFV shares open for trading on 8/27/14.

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Below is a dividend history chart for BGFV, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.10 declared by Big 5 Sporting Goods Corp:

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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 BGFV is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 3.75% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of BGFV shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Big 5 Sporting Goods Corp 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, BGFV's low point in its 52 week range is $9.45 per share, with $20.25 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $10.69.

In Monday trading, Big 5 Sporting Goods Corp shares are currently up about 1.5% on the day.

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