Cash Dividend On The Way From Daktronics (DAKT)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/11/14, Daktronics Inc. (DAKT) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.10, payable on 9/26/14. As a percentage of DAKT's recent stock price of $13.40, this dividend works out to approximately 0.75%, so look for shares of Daktronics Inc. to trade 0.75% lower — all else being equal — when DAKT shares open for trading on 9/11/14.

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Below is a dividend history chart for DAKT, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.10 declared by Daktronics Inc.:

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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 DAKT is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.99% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of DAKT shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Daktronics Inc. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, DAKT's low point in its 52 week range is $10.54 per share, with $16.09 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $13.38.

In Wednesday trading, Daktronics Inc. shares are currently up about 0.1% on the day.

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