Ex-Div Reminder for Liquor Stores (LIQ)

On 5/27/15, Liquor Stores N A Ltd (TSX: LIQ.TO) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.09, payable on 6/15/15. As a percentage of LIQ's recent stock price of $15.49, this dividend works out to approximately 0.58%, so look for shares of Liquor Stores N A Ltd to trade 0.58% lower — all else being equal — when LIQ shares open for trading on 5/27/15.

Below is a dividend history chart for LIQ, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.09 declared by Liquor Stores N A Ltd:

LIQ+Dividend+History+Chart

In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from LIQ is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 6.97% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of LIQ shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Liquor Stores N A Ltd 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, LIQ's low point in its 52 week range is $10.42 per share, with $16.39 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $15.49.

In Tuesday trading, Liquor Stores N A Ltd shares are currently up about 0.6% on the day.

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