Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 2/28/18, Pope Resources LP (POPE - Get Report) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.70, payable on 3/15/18. As a percentage of POPE's recent stock price of $69.85, this dividend works out to approximately 1.00%, so look for shares of Pope Resources LP to trade 1.00% lower — all else being equal — when POPE shares open for trading on 2/28/18.

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Below is a dividend history chart for POPE, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.70 declared by Pope Resources LP:

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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 POPE 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 POPE shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Pope Resources LP 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, POPE's low point in its 52 week range is $66.60 per share, with $79.50 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $69.85.

In Monday trading, Pope Resources LP shares are currently trading flat on the day.