Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 8/9/18, RPC, Inc. (Symbol: RES) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.10, payable on 9/10/18. As a percentage of RES's recent stock price of $14.99, this dividend works out to approximately 0.67%, so look for shares of RPC, Inc. to trade 0.67% lower - all else being equal - when RES shares open for trading on 8/9/18.
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from RES is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.67% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of RES shares, versus its 200 day moving average:
Looking at the chart above, RES's low point in its 52 week range is $12.98 per share, with $27.07 as the 52 week high point - that compares with a last trade of $15.02.
In Tuesday trading, RPC, Inc. shares are currently up about 0.9% on the day.