Ennis About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (EBF)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 10/12/17, Ennis Inc (EBF) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.20, payable on 11/10/17. As a percentage of EBF's recent stock price of $19.95, this dividend works out to approximately 1.00%, so look for shares of Ennis Inc to trade 1.00% lower — all else being equal — when EBF shares open for trading on 10/12/17.

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Below is a dividend history chart for EBF, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.20 declared by Ennis 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 EBF is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 4.01% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of EBF shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Ennis Inc 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, EBF's low point in its 52 week range is $14.40 per share, with $20.75 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $19.95.

In Tuesday trading, Ennis Inc shares are currently up about 0.5% on the day.

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