Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/14/16, CPI Card Group Inc (PMTS - Get Report) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.045, payable on 1/12/17. As a percentage of PMTS's recent stock price of $3.50, this dividend works out to approximately 1.29%, so look for shares of CPI Card Group Inc to trade 1.29% lower — all else being equal — when PMTS shares open for trading on 12/14/16.

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Below is a dividend history chart for PMTS, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.045 declared by CPI Card Group 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 PMTS is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 5.14% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of PMTS shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

CPI Card Group Inc 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, PMTS's low point in its 52 week range is $3.25 per share, with $11.10 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $3.50.

In Monday trading, CPI Card Group Inc shares are currently trading flat on the day.