Reminder - Energy XXI (EXXI) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 11/25/14, Energy XXI Ltd. (EXXI) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.12, payable on 12/12/14. As a percentage of EXXI's recent stock price of $7.43, this dividend works out to approximately 1.62%, so look for shares of Energy XXI Ltd. to trade 1.62% lower — all else being equal — when EXXI shares open for trading on 11/25/14.

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Below is a dividend history chart for EXXI, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.12 declared by Energy XXI Ltd.:

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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 EXXI is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 6.46% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of EXXI shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Energy XXI Ltd. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, EXXI's low point in its 52 week range is $6.23 per share, with $28.74 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $7.42.

In Friday trading, Energy XXI Ltd. shares are currently up about 2.7% on the day.

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