Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 1/27/17, Crescent Point Energy Corp (Symbol: CPG) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.03, payable on 2/15/17. As a percentage of CPG's recent stock price of $12.20, this dividend works out to approximately 0.25%.
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from CPG is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.95% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of CPG shares, versus its 200 day moving average:
Looking at the chart above, CPG's low point in its 52 week range is $8.95 per share, with $18.95 as the 52 week high point - that compares with a last trade of $12.18.
According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, CPG makes up 1.78% of the Unconventional Oil & Gas ETF (Symbol: FRAK) which is trading higher by about 0.5% on the day Wednesday.
In Wednesday trading, Crescent Point Energy Corp shares are currently down about 0.6% on the day.
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