Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 11/17/16, Genie Energy Ltd. ( GNE) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.06, payable on 12/2/16. As a percentage of GNE's recent stock price of $6.25, this dividend works out to approximately 0.96%, so look for shares of Genie Energy Ltd. to trade 0.96% lower — all else being equal — when GNE shares open for trading on 11/17/16.Below is a dividend history chart for GNE, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.06 declared by Genie Energy Ltd.: In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from GNE is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 3.84% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of GNE shares, versus its 200 day moving average: Looking at the chart above, GNE's low point in its 52 week range is $5.07 per share, with $11.98 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $6.25.
According to Preferred Stock Channel, there is a series of preferred stock that is senior to GNE, which trades under the symbol GNE.PRA — more info ». In Tuesday trading, Genie Energy Ltd. shares are currently up about 2% on the day.