Reminder - Quanex Building Products (NX) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 6/11/15, Quanex Building Products Corp (NX) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.04, payable on 6/30/15. As a percentage of NX's recent stock price of $18.71, this dividend works out to approximately 0.21%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for NX, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.04 declared by Quanex Building Products Corp:

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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 NX is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 0.86% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of NX shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Quanex Building Products Corp 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, NX's low point in its 52 week range is $16.90 per share, with $21.79 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $18.75.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, NX makes up 1.02% of the Guru Small Cap Index ETF ( GURX) which is trading relatively unchanged on the day Tuesday.

In Tuesday trading, Quanex Building Products Corp shares are currently off about 0.6% on the day.

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