Reminder - Agree Realty (ADC) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/19/14, Agree Realty Corp. (ADC) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.45, payable on 1/6/15. As a percentage of ADC's recent stock price of $30.65, this dividend works out to approximately 1.47%, so look for shares of Agree Realty Corp. to trade 1.47% lower — all else being equal — when ADC shares open for trading on 12/19/14.

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Below is a dividend history chart for ADC, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.45 declared by Agree Realty Corp.:

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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 ADC is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 5.87% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of ADC shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Agree Realty Corp. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, ADC's low point in its 52 week range is $26.58 per share, with $31.99 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $30.75.

In Wednesday trading, Agree Realty Corp. shares are currently up about 0.5% on the day.

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