Ex-Div Reminder for Consolidated Water

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/29/14, Consolidated Water Co Ltd ( CWCO) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.075, payable on 10/31/14. As a percentage of CWCO's recent stock price of $12.14, this dividend works out to approximately 0.62%, so look for shares of Consolidated Water Co Ltd to trade 0.62% lower — all else being equal — when CWCO shares open for trading on 9/29/14.

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Below is a dividend history chart for CWCO, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.075 declared by Consolidated Water Co Ltd:


In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from CWCO is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.47% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of CWCO shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Consolidated Water Co Ltd 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, CWCO's low point in its 52 week range is $9.97 per share, with $16.87 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $12.14.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, CWCO makes up 4.18% of the First Trust ISE Water Index Fund ETF ( FIW) which is trading lower by about 0.4% on the day Thursday.

In Thursday trading, Consolidated Water Co Ltd shares are currently up about 0.1% on the day.

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