Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/30/19, Vermilion Energy Inc (Symbol: VET) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.23, payable on 6/17/19. As a percentage of VET's recent stock price of $22.05, this dividend works out to approximately 1.04%, so look for shares of Vermilion Energy Inc to trade 1.04% lower — all else being equal — when VET shares open for trading on 5/30/19.
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from VET is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 12.52% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of VET shares, versus its 200 day moving average:
Looking at the chart above, VET's low point in its 52 week range is $19.43 per share, with $37.8125 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $22.09.
In Tuesday trading, Vermilion Energy Inc shares are currently up about 1.5% on the day.
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