Cash Dividend On The Way From Hawkins (HWKN)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/17/14, Hawkins Inc (HWKN) will trade ex-dividend, for its semi-annual dividend of $0.38, payable on 10/3/14. As a percentage of HWKN's recent stock price of $36.80, this dividend works out to approximately 1.03%, so look for shares of Hawkins Inc to trade 1.03% lower — all else being equal — when HWKN shares open for trading on 9/17/14.

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Below is a dividend history chart for HWKN, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.38 declared by Hawkins 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 HWKN is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.07% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of HWKN shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Hawkins Inc 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, HWKN's low point in its 52 week range is $32.98 per share, with $38.89 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $36.80.

In Monday trading, Hawkins Inc shares are currently down about 0.5% on the day.

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