Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/13/15, Genie Energy Ltd. ( GNE) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.06, payable on 5/22/15. As a percentage of GNE's recent stock price of $14.05, this dividend works out to approximately 0.43%.Below is a dividend history chart for GNE, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.06 declared by Genie Energy Ltd.: In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from GNE is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.71% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of GNE shares, versus its 200 day moving average: Looking at the chart above, GNE's low point in its 52 week range is $5.33 per share, with $14.25 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $14.05. According to Preferred Stock Channel, there is a series of preferred stock that is senior to GNE, which trades under the symbol GNE.PRA — more info ». In Monday trading, Genie Energy Ltd. shares are currently up about 1.4% on the day.