Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/17/15, Universal Health Realty Income Trust (UHT - Get Report) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.645, payable on 12/31/15. As a percentage of UHT's recent stock price of $50.14, this dividend works out to approximately 1.29%, so look for shares of Universal Health Realty Income Trust to trade 1.29% lower — all else being equal — when UHT shares open for trading on 12/17/15.

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Below is a dividend history chart for UHT, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.645 declared by Universal Health Realty Income Trust:


In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from UHT is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 5.15% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of UHT shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Universal Health Realty Income Trust 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, UHT's low point in its 52 week range is $42.81 per share, with $57.55 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $50.14.

In Tuesday trading, Universal Health Realty Income Trust shares are currently up about 0.5% on the day.