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Reminder - Bird Construction (BDT) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

On 5/29/13, Bird Construction Inc. (BDT.TO"> BDT.TO) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.0633, payable on 6/20/13. As a percentage of BDT's recent stock price of $11.53, this dividend works out to approximately 0.55%, so look for shares of Bird Construction Inc. to trade 0.55% lower — all else being equal — when BDT shares open for trading on 5/29/13.

Below is a dividend history chart for BDT, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.0633 declared by Bird Construction Inc.:

BDT+Dividend+History+Chart

In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from BDT is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 6.59% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of BDT shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Bird Construction Inc. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, BDT's low point in its 52 week range is $11.52 per share, with $15.08 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $11.53.

In Tuesday trading, Bird Construction Inc. shares are currently down about 0.4% on the day.