JST Ex-Dividend Reminder - 5/28/15

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/28/15, Jinpan International Ltd. (JST) will trade ex-dividend, for its annual dividend of $0.03, payable on 6/12/15. As a percentage of JST's recent stock price of $4.72, this dividend works out to approximately 0.64%, so look for shares of Jinpan International Ltd. to trade 0.64% lower — all else being equal — when JST shares open for trading on 5/28/15.

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Below is a dividend history chart for JST, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.03 declared by Jinpan International Ltd.:

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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 JST is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 0.64% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of JST shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Jinpan International Ltd. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, JST's low point in its 52 week range is $3.87 per share, with $8.59 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $4.72.

In Tuesday trading, Jinpan International Ltd. shares are currently trading flat on the day.

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