Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 12/18/15, Nordson Corp. (Symbol: NDSN) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.24, payable on 1/5/16. As a percentage of NDSN's recent stock price of $64.47, this dividend works out to approximately 0.37%.
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from NDSN is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.49% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of NDSN shares, versus its 200 day moving average:
Looking at the chart above, NDSN's low point in its 52 week range is $58.52 per share, with $84.45 as the 52 week high point - that compares with a last trade of $64.39.
In Wednesday trading, Nordson Corp. shares are currently up about 1.4% on the day.