Pericom Semiconductor About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (PSEM)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/8/15, Pericom Semiconductor Corp. ( PSEM) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.06, payable on 5/26/15. As a percentage of PSEM's recent stock price of $12.72, this dividend works out to approximately 0.47%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for PSEM, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.06 declared by Pericom Semiconductor 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 PSEM is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.89% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of PSEM shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Pericom Semiconductor Corp. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, PSEM's low point in its 52 week range is $7.96 per share, with $16.81 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $12.70.

In Wednesday trading, Pericom Semiconductor Corp. shares are currently up about 1.4% on the day.

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