Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 8/30/16, Pope Resources LP (POPE - Get Report) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.70, payable on 9/15/16. As a percentage of POPE's recent stock price of $65.50, this dividend works out to approximately 1.07%, so look for shares of Pope Resources LP to trade 1.07% lower — all else being equal — when POPE shares open for trading on 8/30/16.Below is a dividend history chart for POPE, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.70 declared by Pope Resources LP: In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from POPE is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 4.27% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of POPE shares, versus its 200 day moving average: Looking at the chart above, POPE's low point in its 52 week range is $51.50 per share, with $70.50 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $65.50. In Friday trading, Pope Resources LP shares are currently trading flat on the day.
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