Reminder - Compressco Partners (GSJK) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 10/29/14, Compressco Partners L.P. (GSJK) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.46, payable on 11/14/14. As a percentage of GSJK's recent stock price of $22.84, this dividend works out to approximately 2.01%, so look for shares of Compressco Partners L.P. to trade 2.01% lower — all else being equal — when GSJK shares open for trading on 10/29/14.

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Below is a dividend history chart for GSJK, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.46 declared by Compressco Partners L.P.:

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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 GSJK is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 8.06% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of GSJK shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Compressco Partners L.P. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, GSJK's low point in its 52 week range is $18.82 per share, with $31.00 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $22.81.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, GSJK makes up 3.04% of the PowerShares Dynamic Oil & Gas Services Portfolio ETF ( PXJ) which is trading lower by about 3.5% on the day Monday.

In Monday trading, Compressco Partners L.P. shares are currently down about 1.6% on the day.

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