Reminder - Uni-Select (UNS) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

On 9/26/14, Uni-Select Inc (TSX: UNS.TO) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.15, payable on 10/21/14. As a percentage of UNS's recent stock price of $28.62, this dividend works out to approximately 0.52%, so look for shares of Uni-Select Inc to trade 0.52% lower — all else being equal — when UNS shares open for trading on 9/26/14.

Below is a dividend history chart for UNS, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.15 declared by Uni-Select Inc:

UNS+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 UNS is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.10% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of UNS shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Uni-Select Inc 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, UNS's low point in its 52 week range is $22.64 per share, with $31.49 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $28.62.

In Wednesday trading, Uni-Select Inc shares are currently trading flat on the day.

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