Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/28/16, Arlington Asset Investment Corp (AI - Get Report) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.625, payable on 1/31/17. As a percentage of AI's recent stock price of $15.70, this dividend works out to approximately 3.98%, so look for shares of Arlington Asset Investment Corp to trade 3.98% lower — all else being equal — when AI shares open for trading on 12/28/16.Below is a dividend history chart for AI, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.625 declared by Arlington Asset Investment Corp: In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from AI is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 15.92% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of AI shares, versus its 200 day moving average: Looking at the chart above, AI's low point in its 52 week range is $9.42 per share, with $17.13 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $15.69. In Tuesday trading, Arlington Asset Investment Corp shares are currently up about 0.3% on the day.
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