Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 8/9/16, Ruth's Hospitality Group Inc (RUTH - Get Report) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.07, payable on 8/25/16. As a percentage of RUTH's recent stock price of $14.99, this dividend works out to approximately 0.47%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for RUTH, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.07 declared by Ruth's Hospitality Group Inc:


In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from RUTH is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.87% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of RUTH shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Ruth's Hospitality Group Inc 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, RUTH's low point in its 52 week range is $14.88 per share, with $18.78 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $15.02.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, RUTH makes up 1.01% of the PowerShares DWA NASDAQ Momentum Portfolio ETF ( DWAQ) which is trading relatively unchanged on the day Friday.

In Friday trading, Ruth's Hospitality Group Inc shares are currently up about 0.3% on the day.