Cash Dividend On The Way From AMC Entertainment Holdings (AMC)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/3/14, AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc. ( AMC) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.20, payable on 9/15/14. As a percentage of AMC's recent stock price of $23.54, this dividend works out to approximately 0.85%, so look for shares of AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc. to trade 0.85% lower — all else being equal — when AMC shares open for trading on 9/3/14.

Click here to learn which 25 S.A.F.E. dividend stocks should be on your radar screen »

Below is a dividend history chart for AMC, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.20 declared by AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc.:


In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from AMC is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 3.40% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of AMC shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, AMC's low point in its 52 week range is $18.81 per share, with $26.68 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $23.54.

In Tuesday trading, AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc. shares are currently off about 0.6% on the day.

If you liked this article you might like

Stocks Dad Would Have Loved, And Why He Was Right

Media Stocks Jump Following Goldman Conference

Weekend Box Office Preview: This Could Be the Slowest Labor Day in 25 Years

Direct to Consumer Movie Options Hurt AMC, Barclays Says