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By Dividend Channel Staff, Monday, July 11, 12:01 PM ET
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On 7/13/11, McGrath RentCorp (NASDAQ:MGRC) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.23, payable on 7/29/11. As a percentage of MGRC's recent stock price of $28.41, this dividend works out to approximately 0.81%.

Below is a dividend history chart for MGRC, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.23 declared by McGrath RentCorp:

MGRC Dividend History
Date Div*
04/13/11 0.230
01/12/11 0.225
10/13/10 0.225
07/14/10 0.225
04/14/10 0.225
01/13/10 0.220
10/14/09 0.220
07/14/09 0.220
04/14/09 0.220
01/13/09 0.200
10/10/08 0.200
07/14/08 0.200
04/14/08 0.200
01/11/08 0.180
10/11/07 0.180
07/12/07 0.180
04/12/07 0.180
01/10/07 0.160
10/12/06 0.160
07/12/06 0.160
04/11/06 0.160
01/11/06 0.140
10/12/05 0.140
07/13/05 0.140
04/13/05 0.140
01/12/05 0.110
10/13/04 0.110
07/13/04 0.110
04/13/04 0.110
01/13/04 0.100
10/10/03 0.100
07/11/03 0.100
04/11/03 0.100
01/13/03 0.090
10/10/02 0.090
07/11/02 0.090
04/11/02 0.080
01/11/02 0.080
10/11/01 0.080
07/11/01 0.080
04/10/01 0.080
01/10/01 0.070
10/11/00 0.070
07/12/00 0.070
04/12/00 0.070
01/12/00 0.060
10/13/99 0.060
07/13/99 0.060
04/13/99 0.060
01/13/99 0.050
10/14/98 0.050
07/14/98 0.050
04/13/98 0.050
01/14/98 0.040
10/15/97 0.040
07/14/97 0.040
01/15/97 0.035
10/15/96 0.035
07/11/96 0.035
04/18/96 0.035
01/12/96 0.030
10/13/95 0.030
* Data may be adjusted for splits; we are not responsible for data errors; always verify data with the company.

In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from MGRC is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 3.24% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, MGRC makes up 1.69% of the High Yield Equity Dividend Achievers Portfolio ETF (AMEX:PEY) which is trading lower by about 1.1% on the day Monday.

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MGRC operates in the Business Services & Equipment sector, among companies like, Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN) which is down about 1.6% today, and MasterCard Inc (NYSE:MA) trading lower by about 2%. Below is a three month price history chart comparing the stock performance of MGRC, versus PCLN and MA.

MGRC,PCLN,MA Relative Performance Chart In Monday trading, McGrath RentCorp shares are currently off about 0.9% on the day.


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