Reminder - United States Lime & Minerals (USLM) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/27/15, United States Lime & Minerals Inc. ( USLM) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.125, payable on 6/19/15. As a percentage of USLM's recent stock price of $60.79, this dividend works out to approximately 0.21%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for USLM, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.125 declared by United States Lime & Minerals Inc.:


In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from USLM is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 0.82% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of USLM shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

United States Lime & Minerals Inc. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, USLM's low point in its 52 week range is $55.35 per share, with $76.98 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $60.79.

In Tuesday trading, United States Lime & Minerals Inc. shares are currently off about 0.8% on the day.