DGS Ex-Dividend Reminder - 8/27/14

On 8/27/14, Dividend Growth Split Corporation (TSX: DGS.TO) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.10, payable on 9/15/14. As a percentage of DGS's recent stock price of $9.95, this dividend works out to approximately 1.01%, so look for shares of Dividend Growth Split Corporation to trade 1.01% lower — all else being equal — when DGS shares open for trading on 8/27/14.

Below is a dividend history chart for DGS, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.10 declared by Dividend Growth Split Corporation:

DGS+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 DGS is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 12.06% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of DGS shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Dividend Growth Split Corporation 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, DGS's low point in its 52 week range is $8.81 per share, with $10.55 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $9.95.

In Monday trading, Dividend Growth Split Corporation shares are currently up about 0.2% on the day.

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