WJA-A Ex-Dividend Reminder - 6/15/15

On 6/15/15, Westjet Airline Vary (TSX: WJA-A.TO) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.14, payable on 6/30/15. As a percentage of WJA.A's recent stock price of $26.50, this dividend works out to approximately 0.53%, so look for shares of Westjet Airline Vary to trade 0.53% lower — all else being equal — when WJA.A shares open for trading on 6/15/15.

Below is a dividend history chart for WJA.A, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.14 declared by Westjet Airline Vary:

WJA.A+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 WJA.A is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.11% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of WJA.A shares:

Westjet Airline Vary 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, WJA.A's low point in its 52 week range is $24.78 per share, with $34.98 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $26.89.

In Thursday trading, Westjet Airline Vary shares are currently trading flat on the day.

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