Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 6/2/17, Valhi, Inc. (Symbol: VHI) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.02, payable on 6/22/17. As a percentage of VHI's recent stock price of $3.45, this dividend works out to approximately 0.58%, so look for shares of Valhi, Inc. to trade 0.58% lower - all else being equal - when VHI shares open for trading on 6/2/17.
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from VHI is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.32% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of VHI shares, versus its 200 day moving average:
Looking at the chart above, VHI's low point in its 52 week range is $1.34 per share, with $4.10 as the 52 week high point - that compares with a last trade of $3.43.
In Wednesday trading, Valhi, Inc. shares are currently up about 0.3% on the day.