CVR Ex-Dividend Reminder - 12/1/16

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/1/16, Chicago Rivet & Machine Co. (CVR) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.20, payable on 12/20/16. As a percentage of CVR's recent stock price of $35.88, this dividend works out to approximately 0.56%, so look for shares of Chicago Rivet & Machine Co. to trade 0.56% lower — all else being equal — when CVR shares open for trading on 12/1/16.

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Below is a dividend history chart for CVR, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.20 declared by Chicago Rivet & Machine Co.:

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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 CVR is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.23% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of CVR shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Chicago Rivet & Machine Co. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, CVR's low point in its 52 week range is $22.00 per share, with $36.60 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $35.88.

In Tuesday trading, Chicago Rivet & Machine Co. shares are currently up about 1.1% on the day.

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