Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/8/17, Marine Products Corp (MPX - Get Report) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.07, payable on 6/9/17. As a percentage of MPX's recent stock price of $12.05, this dividend works out to approximately 0.58%, so look for shares of Marine Products Corp to trade 0.58% lower — all else being equal — when MPX shares open for trading on 5/8/17.

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Below is a dividend history chart for MPX, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.07 declared by Marine Products Corp:


In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from MPX is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.32% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of MPX shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Marine Products Corp 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, MPX's low point in its 52 week range is $7.61 per share, with $14.87 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $12.05.

In Thursday trading, Marine Products Corp shares are currently trading flat on the day.