Cash Dividend On The Way From OneBeacon Insurance Group (OB)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 6/10/15, OneBeacon Insurance Group Ltd ( OB) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.21, payable on 6/25/15. As a percentage of OB's recent stock price of $14.46, this dividend works out to approximately 1.45%, so look for shares of OneBeacon Insurance Group Ltd to trade 1.45% lower — all else being equal — when OB shares open for trading on 6/10/15.

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Below is a dividend history chart for OB, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.21 declared by OneBeacon Insurance Group 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 OB is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 5.81% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of OB shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

OneBeacon Insurance Group Ltd 200 Day Moving Average Chart

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