Cash Dividend On The Way From EarthLink Holdings (ELNK)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/16/14, EarthLink Holdings Corp ( ELNK) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.05, payable on 10/2/14. As a percentage of ELNK's recent stock price of $4.09, this dividend works out to approximately 1.22%, so look for shares of EarthLink Holdings Corp to trade 1.22% lower — all else being equal — when ELNK shares open for trading on 9/16/14.

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Below is a dividend history chart for ELNK, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.05 declared by EarthLink Holdings Corp:

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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 ELNK is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 4.89% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of ELNK shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

EarthLink Holdings Corp 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, ELNK's low point in its 52 week range is $3.13 per share, with $5.62 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $4.09.

In Friday trading, EarthLink Holdings Corp shares are currently off about 1% on the day.

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