Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 3/15/18, DTE Energy Co (DTV - Get Report) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.8125, payable on 4/2/18. As a percentage of DTV's recent stock price of $51.71, this dividend works out to approximately 1.57%, so look for shares of DTE Energy Co to trade 1.57% lower — all else being equal — when DTV shares open for trading on 3/15/18.

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Below is a dividend history chart for DTV, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.8125 declared by DTE Energy Co:

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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 DTV is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 6.29% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of DTV shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

DTE Energy Co 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, DTV's low point in its 52 week range is $48.68 per share, with $58.42 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $51.71.

In Tuesday trading, DTE Energy Co shares are currently off about 0.3% on the day.