Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 6/1/18, Suncor Energy Inc (Symbol: SU) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.36, payable on 6/25/18. As a percentage of SU's recent stock price of $39.43, this dividend works out to approximately 0.91%, so look for shares of Suncor Energy Inc to trade 0.91% lower - all else being equal - when SU shares open for trading on 6/1/18.
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from SU is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 3.65% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of SU shares, versus its 200 day moving average:
Looking at the chart above, SU's low point in its 52 week range is $27.96 per share, with $41.815 as the 52 week high point - that compares with a last trade of $39.45.
In Wednesday trading, Suncor Energy Inc shares are currently up about 1.1% on the day.
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