Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 3/3/16, Valhi, Inc. (VHI - Get Report) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.02, payable on 3/24/16. As a percentage of VHI's recent stock price of $1.32, this dividend works out to approximately 1.52%, so look for shares of Valhi, Inc. to trade 1.52% lower — all else being equal — when VHI shares open for trading on 3/3/16.Below is a dividend history chart for VHI, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.02 declared by Valhi, Inc.: In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from VHI is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 6.06% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of VHI shares, versus its 200 day moving average: Looking at the chart above, VHI's low point in its 52 week range is $0.85 per share, with $7.33 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $1.31. In Tuesday trading, Valhi, Inc. shares are currently up about 1.5% on the day.
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