Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 7/17/20, EMCOR Group, Inc. (Symbol: EME) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.08, payable on 7/30/20. As a percentage of EME's recent stock price of $63.91, this dividend works out to approximately 0.13%.
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from EME is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 0.50% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of EME shares, versus its 200 day moving average:
Looking at the chart above, EME's low point in its 52 week range is $41.85 per share, with $93.54 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $63.96.
In Wednesday trading, EMCOR Group, Inc. shares are currently up about 2.9% on the day.
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