Jinpan International About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (JST)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/12/14, Jinpan International Ltd. (JST) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.04, payable on 9/26/14. As a percentage of JST's recent stock price of $7.15, this dividend works out to approximately 0.56%, so look for shares of Jinpan International Ltd. to trade 0.56% lower — all else being equal — when JST shares open for trading on 9/12/14.

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Below is a dividend history chart for JST, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.04 declared by Jinpan International Ltd.:

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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 JST is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.24% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of JST shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Jinpan International Ltd. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, JST's low point in its 52 week range is $5.86 per share, with $9.90 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $7.29.

In Wednesday trading, Jinpan International Ltd. shares are currently down about 1.4% on the day.

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