HWO Ex-Dividend Reminder - 4/26/13

On 4/26/13, High Arctic Energy Services Inc (HWO.TO"> HWO.TO) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.0125, payable on 5/14/13. As a percentage of HWO's recent stock price of $2.35, this dividend works out to approximately 0.53%, so look for shares of High Arctic Energy Services Inc to trade 0.53% lower — all else being equal — when HWO shares open for trading on 4/26/13.

Below is a dividend history chart for HWO, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.0125 declared by High Arctic Energy Services Inc:

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In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from HWO is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 6.38% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of HWO shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

High Arctic Energy Services Inc 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, HWO's low point in its 52 week range is $1.10 per share, with $2.99 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $2.35.

In Thursday trading, High Arctic Energy Services Inc shares are currently trading flat on the day.