Stock Message Boards
Dividend Channel
Market News Video Dividend Detective The Warren Buffetts Next Door Stock message boards
Free Dividend Report - Top Ranked Stocks

Featured MNV Articles:

HealthSouth Corp. Larger Than S&P 500 Component Cliffs Natural Resources, Inc.
Tuesday, March 4, 4:44 PM ET, by Market News Video Staff

In the latest look at stocks ordered by largest market capitalization, Russell 3000 component HealthSouth ...

HealthSouth Corp. Larger Than S&P 500 Component Cliffs Natural Resources, Inc.
Tuesday, March 4, 4:44 PM ET, by Market News Video Staff

In the latest look at stocks ordered by largest market capitalization, Russell 3000 component HealthSouth ...

HealthSouth Corp. (HLS) Shares Cross Below 200 DMA
Thursday, March 6, 4:07 PM ET, by Market News Video Staff

In trading on Thursday, shares of HealthSouth Corp. (HLS) crossed below their 200 day moving ...

Cash Dividend On The Way From National Healthcare Corp.'s Series A Convertible Preferred Stock
Tuesday, March 11, 1:41 PM ET, by Market News Video Staff

On 3/13/14, National Healthcare Corp.'s Series A Convertible Preferred Stock (NHC.PRA) will trade ex-dividend, for ...

Analyst Favorites With Strong Buyback Activity: HealthSouth Corp. Ranks As a Top Pick
Tuesday, March 18, 2:36 PM ET, by Market News Video Staff

A study of analyst recommendations at the major brokerages shows that HealthSouth Corp. (HLS) is ...

  More articles:  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 next »

NHC Ex-Dividend Reminder - 9/28/11

By Dividend Channel Staff, Monday, September 26, 11:28 AM ET
Play Video: The Importance of Dividends


If the video does not load after a few moments, Upgrade to the Latest Flash Player.

On 9/28/11, National Healthcare Corp. (AMEX:NHC) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.30, payable on 12/1/11. As a percentage of NHC's recent stock price of $33.37, this dividend works out to approximately 0.90%.

Below is a dividend history chart for NHC, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.30 declared by National Healthcare Corp.:

NHC Dividend History
Date Div*
06/28/11 0.300
03/29/11 0.280
12/29/10 0.280
09/28/10 0.280
06/28/10 0.280
03/29/10 0.260
12/29/09 0.260
09/28/09 0.260
06/26/09 0.260
03/27/09 0.240
12/29/08 0.240
09/26/08 0.240
06/26/08 0.240
03/27/08 0.210
12/27/07 0.210
09/26/07 0.210
06/27/07 0.210
03/28/07 0.180
12/27/06 0.180
09/27/06 0.180
06/28/06 0.180
03/29/06 0.150
12/28/05 0.150
09/28/05 0.150
06/28/05 0.150
03/29/05 0.125
12/29/04 0.125
09/28/04 0.125
06/28/04 0.125
04/28/04 0.125
01/05/98 17.000
11/26/97 0.600
09/26/97 0.600
06/26/97 0.600
03/26/97 0.600
12/27/96 0.600
09/26/96 0.520
06/26/96 0.520
03/27/96 0.520
12/27/95 0.520
09/27/95 0.520
* 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 NHC is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 3.60% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.

NHC operates in the Hospital & Medical Practitioners sector, among companies like Magellan Health Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:MGLN) which is down about 0.2% today, and HealthSouth Corp. (NYSE:HLS) trading lower by about 0.5%. Below is a three month price history chart comparing the stock performance of NHC, versus MGLN and HLS.

NHC,MGLN,HLS Relative Performance Chart

In Monday trading, National Healthcare Corp. shares are currently up about 0.8% on the day.


Free Trial: ''ETF CHANNEL FLEXIBLE GROWTH INVESTMENT PORTFOLIO''

The ETF Channel Flexible Growth Investment Portfolio is designed to seek growth for investors anywhere and everywhere. The key to the program is our portfolio strategy allows us complete flexibility in terms of asset allocation as there are no predetermined guidelines as to the level of stocks, bonds, cash, regions, countries, sectors, commodities, or even asset classes in the portfolio! In short, this is a completely flexible portfolio designed to follow the performance trail wherever it leads us.


This Article's Word Cloud:   Below   Corp   Definition   Dividend   Dividends   Earnings   HealthSouth   Healthcare   Importance   Investment   MGLN   National   Portfolio   Stock   What   about   allows   always   asset   bkgImage   chart   company   completely   currently   data   designed   dividend   dividends   escape   fillColor   gridColor   growth   history   leftLabelsEvery   likely   most   performance   portfolio   price   recent   responsible   short   showVolumeTable   showing   stock   this   trading   verify   whether   yield

NHC Ex-Dividend Reminder - 9/28/11 | www.DividendChannel.com | Copyright © 2010 - 2014, All Rights Reserved

Nothing in Dividend Channel is intended to be investment advice, nor does it represent the opinion of, counsel from, or recommendations by BNK Invest Inc. or any of its affiliates, subsidiaries or partners. None of the information contained herein constitutes a recommendation that any particular security, portfolio, transaction, or investment strategy is suitable for any specific person. All viewers agree that under no circumstances will BNK Invest, Inc,. its subsidiaries, partners, officers, employees, affiliates, or agents be held liable for any loss or damage caused by your reliance on information obtained. By visiting, using or viewing this site, you agree to the following Full Disclaimer & Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Video widget and dividend videos powered by Market News Video. Quote data delayed at least 20 minutes; data powered by Ticker Technologies, and Mergent. Contact Dividend Channel; Meet Our Editorial Staff.