Reminder - Landauer (LDR) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 3/16/16, Landauer, Inc. (LDR) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.275, payable on 4/4/16. As a percentage of LDR's recent stock price of $30.09, this dividend works out to approximately 0.91%, so look for shares of Landauer, Inc. to trade 0.91% lower — all else being equal — when LDR shares open for trading on 3/16/16.

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Below is a dividend history chart for LDR, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.275 declared by Landauer, Inc.:

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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 LDR is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 3.66% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of LDR shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Landauer, Inc. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, LDR's low point in its 52 week range is $26.99 per share, with $42.90 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $30.09.

In Monday trading, Landauer, Inc. shares are currently off about 0.3% on the day.

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