Reminder - Parkland Fuel (PKI) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

On 9/18/14, Parkland Fuel Corp (TSX: PKI.TO) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.0883, payable on 10/15/14. As a percentage of PKI's recent stock price of $20.05, this dividend works out to approximately 0.44%.

Below is a dividend history chart for PKI, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.0883 declared by Parkland Fuel Corp:

PKI+Dividend+History+Chart

In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from PKI is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 5.28% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of PKI shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Parkland Fuel Corp 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, PKI's low point in its 52 week range is $17.35 per share, with $21.99 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $20.05.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, PKI makes up 1.09% of the SuperDividend ETF ( SDIV) which is trading lower by about 0.4% on the day Tuesday.

In Tuesday trading, Parkland Fuel Corp shares are currently trading flat on the day.

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