Ex-Div Reminder For Cott (BCB)

On 11/26/14, Cott Corporation (TSX: BCB.TO) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.06, payable on 12/11/14. As a percentage of BCB's recent stock price of $7.46, this dividend works out to approximately 0.80%, so look for shares of Cott Corporation to trade 0.80% lower — all else being equal — when BCB shares open for trading on 11/26/14.

Below is a dividend history chart for BCB, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.06 declared by Cott Corporation:

BCB+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 BCB is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 3.22% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of BCB shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Cott Corporation 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, BCB's low point in its 52 week range is $6.66 per share, with $9.45 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $7.46.

In Monday trading, Cott Corporation shares are currently down about 0.5% on the day.

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