Reminder - Campus Crest Communities (CCG) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/22/14, Campus Crest Communities, Inc. (CCG) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.165, payable on 10/8/14. As a percentage of CCG's recent stock price of $7.57, this dividend works out to approximately 2.18%, so look for shares of Campus Crest Communities, Inc. to trade 2.18% lower — all else being equal — when CCG shares open for trading on 9/22/14.

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Below is a dividend history chart for CCG, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.165 declared by Campus Crest Communities, 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 CCG is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 8.72% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of CCG shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Campus Crest Communities, Inc. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, CCG's low point in its 52 week range is $7.47 per share, with $11.36 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $7.56.

According to Preferred Stock Channel, there is a series of preferred stock that is senior to CCG, which trades under the symbol CCG.PRA — more info ».

In Thursday trading, Campus Crest Communities, Inc. shares are currently down about 0.4% on the day.

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