Reminder - Ruth's Hospitality Group (RUTH) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/12/15, Ruth's Hospitality Group Inc (RUTH) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.06, payable on 5/28/15. As a percentage of RUTH's recent stock price of $15.09, this dividend works out to approximately 0.40%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for RUTH, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.06 declared by Ruth's Hospitality Group 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 RUTH is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.59% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of RUTH shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Ruth's Hospitality Group Inc 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, RUTH's low point in its 52 week range is $10.39 per share, with $16.17 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $15.04.

In Friday trading, Ruth's Hospitality Group Inc shares are currently up about 1.6% on the day.

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