VSN Ex-Dividend Reminder - 8/27/14

On 8/27/14, Veresen Inc (TSX: VSN.TO) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.0833, payable on 9/23/14. As a percentage of VSN's recent stock price of $18.65, this dividend works out to approximately 0.45%.

Below is a dividend history chart for VSN, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.0833 declared by Veresen Inc:

VSN+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 VSN is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 5.36% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of VSN shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Veresen Inc 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, VSN's low point in its 52 week range is $11.56 per share, with $19.80 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $18.71.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, VSN makes up 1.18% of the SuperDividend ETF ( SDIV) which is trading higher by about 0.3% on the day Monday.

In Monday trading, Veresen Inc shares are currently down about 0.5% on the day.

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