Ex-Div Reminder for Trinity Biotech (TRIB)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 6/5/15, Trinity Biotech plc (TRIB) will trade ex-dividend, for its annual dividend of $0.22, payable on 7/1/15. As a percentage of TRIB's recent stock price of $17.12, this dividend works out to approximately 1.29%, so look for shares of Trinity Biotech plc to trade 1.29% lower — all else being equal — when TRIB shares open for trading on 6/5/15.

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Below is a dividend history chart for TRIB, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.22 declared by Trinity Biotech plc:

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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 TRIB is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.29% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of TRIB shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Trinity Biotech plc 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, TRIB's low point in its 52 week range is $14.00 per share, with $24.38 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $17.12.

In Wednesday trading, Trinity Biotech plc shares are currently down about 0.9% on the day.

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