Cash Dividend On The Way From Altius Minerals (ALS)

On 7/2/15, Altius Minerals Corp (TSX: ALS.TO) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.03, payable on 7/20/15. As a percentage of ALS's recent stock price of $14.31, this dividend works out to approximately 0.21%.

Below is a dividend history chart for ALS, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.03 declared by Altius Minerals Corp:

ALS+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 ALS is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 0.84% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of ALS shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Altius Minerals Corp 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, ALS's low point in its 52 week range is $9.86 per share, with $15.47 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $14.31.

In Tuesday trading, Altius Minerals Corp shares are currently up about 0.6% on the day.

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