Cash Dividend On The Way From AMC Entertainment Holdings (AMC)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/1/16, AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc. (AMC) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.20, payable on 12/19/16. As a percentage of AMC's recent stock price of $34.25, this dividend works out to approximately 0.58%, so look for shares of AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc. to trade 0.58% lower — all else being equal — when AMC shares open for trading on 12/1/16.

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Below is a dividend history chart for AMC, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.20 declared by AMC Entertainment Holdings 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 AMC is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.34% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of AMC shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, AMC's low point in its 52 week range is $19.28 per share, with $35.65 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $34.15.

In Tuesday trading, AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc. shares are currently up about 1% on the day.

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