Ex-Div Reminder for DHT Holdings (DHT)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/11/15, DHT Holdings, Inc. (DHT) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.15, payable on 5/22/15. As a percentage of DHT's recent stock price of $7.64, this dividend works out to approximately 1.96%, so look for shares of DHT Holdings, Inc. to trade 1.96% lower — all else being equal — when DHT shares open for trading on 5/11/15.

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Below is a dividend history chart for DHT, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.15 declared by DHT Holdings, 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 DHT is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 7.85% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of DHT shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

DHT Holdings, Inc. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, DHT's low point in its 52 week range is $5.20 per share, with $9.31 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $7.67.

In Thursday trading, DHT Holdings, Inc. shares are currently up about 0.9% on the day.

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