Consolidated Water Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/29/14, Consolidated Water Co Ltd (CWCO) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.075, payable on 1/31/15. As a percentage of CWCO's recent stock price of $10.78, this dividend works out to approximately 0.70%, so look for shares of Consolidated Water Co Ltd to trade 0.70% lower — all else being equal — when CWCO shares open for trading on 12/29/14.

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Below is a dividend history chart for CWCO, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.075 declared by Consolidated Water Co 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 CWCO is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.78% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of CWCO shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Consolidated Water Co Ltd 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, CWCO's low point in its 52 week range is $8.41 per share, with $14.70 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $10.77.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, CWCO makes up 2.02% of the First Trust ISE Water Index Fund ETF ( FIW) which is trading up by about 0.5% on the day Friday.

In Friday trading, Consolidated Water Co Ltd shares are currently up about 1% on the day.

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