Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 1/29/15, Saratoga Investment Corporation New (SAR - Get Report) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.22, payable on 2/27/15. As a percentage of SAR's recent stock price of $15.18, this dividend works out to approximately 1.45%, so look for shares of Saratoga Investment Corporation New to trade 1.45% lower — all else being equal — when SAR shares open for trading on 1/29/15.

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Below is a dividend history chart for SAR, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.22 declared by Saratoga Investment Corporation New:


In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from SAR is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 5.80% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of SAR shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Saratoga Investment Corporation New 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, SAR's low point in its 52 week range is $14.36 per share, with $16.67 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $15.18.

In Tuesday trading, Saratoga Investment Corporation New shares are currently off about 1.4% on the day.