Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 11/20/19, Nielsen Holdings PLC (Symbol: NLSN) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.06, payable on 12/5/19. As a percentage of NLSN's recent stock price of $20.54, this dividend works out to approximately 0.29%.
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from NLSN is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.17% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of NLSN shares, versus its 200 day moving average:
Looking at the chart above, NLSN's low point in its 52 week range is $17.94 per share, with $28.50 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $20.61.
In Monday trading, Nielsen Holdings PLC shares are currently down about 0.8% on the day.
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