Sherritt Ex-Dividend Reminder - 6/26/15

On 6/26/15, Sherritt International Corp. (TSX: S.TO) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.01, payable on 7/14/15. As a percentage of S's recent stock price of $2.23, this dividend works out to approximately 0.45%.

Below is a dividend history chart for S, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.01 declared by Sherritt International 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 S is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.79% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of S shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Sherritt International Corp. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, S's low point in its 52 week range is $2.00 per share, with $4.83 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $2.23.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, S makes up 1.09% of the Junior Miners ETF ( JUNR) which is trading lower by about 2.9% on the day Wednesday.

In Wednesday trading, Sherritt International Corp. shares are currently up about 3.2% on the day.

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