Home Depot Trades Ex-Dividend

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According to DividendChannel.com, on 8/30/11, Home Depot Inc (NYSE: HD) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.25, payable on 9/15/11. As a percentage of HD's recent stock price of $33.84, this dividend works out to approximately 0.74%.

Below is a dividend history chart for HD, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.25 declared by Home Depot Inc:

HD Dividend History


Date

Div*


06/14/11

0.250


03/08/11

0.250


11/30/10

0.236


08/31/10

0.236


06/01/10

0.236


03/09/10

0.236


12/01/09

0.225


09/01/09

0.225


06/09/09

0.225


03/10/09

0.225


12/02/08

0.225


09/02/08

0.225


06/03/08

0.225


03/11/08

0.225


11/27/07

0.225


08/28/07

0.225


06/05/07

0.225


03/06/07

0.225


11/28/06

0.225


09/05/06

0.150


06/06/06

0.150


03/07/06

0.150


11/29/05

0.100


08/30/05

0.100


06/07/05

0.100


03/08/05

0.100


11/30/04

0.085


08/31/04

0.085


06/08/04

0.085


03/09/04

0.070


12/02/03

0.070


09/02/03

0.070


06/10/03

0.060


03/11/03

0.060


12/03/02

0.060


09/03/02

0.050


06/11/02

0.050


03/12/02

0.050


11/28/01

0.050


08/28/01

0.040


06/12/01

0.040


03/06/01

0.040


11/28/00

0.040


08/29/00

0.040


06/13/00

0.040


03/07/00

0.040


11/30/99

0.040


08/31/99

0.027


06/08/99

0.027


03/02/99

0.020


12/01/98

0.020


09/01/98

0.020


06/09/98

0.020


03/03/98

0.017


12/02/97

0.017


09/09/97

0.017


06/10/97

0.017


03/11/97

0.013


12/03/96

0.013


09/10/96

0.013


06/07/96

0.013


03/06/96

0.011


12/06/95

0.011


09/07/95

0.011


* Data may be adjusted for splits; we are not responsible for data errors; always verify data with the company.




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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 HD is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.96% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, HD makes up 13.31% of the Retail HOLDRS ETF (AMEX: RTH) which is trading lower by about 1% on the day Friday.

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HD operates in the Home Improvement Stores sector, among companies like Lowe's Companies (NYSE:LOW) which is up about 0.6% today, and Lumber Liquidators Holdings Inc (NYSE: LL) trading lower by about 1.5%.

In Friday trading, Home Depot Inc shares are currently trading flat on the day.

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