Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/17/14, Sypris Solutions, Inc. (SYPR) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.02, payable on 1/9/15. As a percentage of SYPR's recent stock price of $2.52, this dividend works out to approximately 0.79%, so look for shares of Sypris Solutions, Inc. to trade 0.79% lower — all else being equal — when SYPR shares open for trading on 12/17/14.

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Below is a dividend history chart for SYPR, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.02 declared by Sypris Solutions, Inc.:

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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 SYPR is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 3.17% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of SYPR shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Sypris Solutions, Inc. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, SYPR's low point in its 52 week range is $2.40 per share, with $6.50 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $2.52.

In Monday trading, Sypris Solutions, Inc. shares are currently trading flat on the day.

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