Nathan's Famous (NATH), the renowned American company specializing in hot dogs, has recently announced their dividend distribution plan for the second quarter of 2023. Investors with a stake in the company should mark June 28, 2023, on their calendars, as NATH is set to pay a dividend of $0.5 per share on this record date. This announcement will be of interest to income-focused investors who derive a significant portion of their returns from dividends.
The record date, an essential date in the dividend distribution cycle, is the cut-off date set by the company to determine which shareholders are eligible to receive a dividend. Investors must have their ownership officially registered on or before this date to be eligible for the declared dividend. The ex-dividend date, another crucial term in the dividend schedule, has been set to June 16, 2023. It is typically set a few business days before the record date, representing the day on which the stock starts trading without the value of its next dividend payment. In simpler terms, if an investor purchases a stock on its ex-dividend date or afterward, they are not entitled to the upcoming dividend.
On the other hand, if the stock is bought before the ex-dividend date, the investor will be eligible for the next round of dividends. Thus, for shareholders looking to reap the benefits of Nathan's Famous next dividend payout, the ex-dividend date is the crucial deadline to remember.
This quarter's dividend distribution is not an isolated event but follows the previous payout made on March 03, 2023. The company maintained the dividend per share at $0.5, demonstrating a consistent approach to its dividend policy.
Nathan's Famous' steady dividends are a testament to its commitment to returning value to its shareholders. However, investors should not just focus on the dividend yield. It's important to also consider the company's performance, earnings stability, and payout ratio. As we await the next earnings report, investors will need to keep a close watch on these aspects to discern whether the current dividend level can be sustained or improved in the long run.
Nathan's Famous continues to stand out as a reliable dividend-paying stock, given its consistency in dividend payouts. The company's steady stream of dividends could serve as a potential income source for investors, especially those who prioritize steady income over capital gains. However, as with any investment decision, potential investors should conduct their due diligence, considering not only dividends but also other financial health indicators and market conditions before investing.
The RSI Oscillator for NATH moved out of oversold territory on August 28, 2023. This could be a sign that the stock is shifting from a downward trend to an upward trend. Traders may want to buy the stock or call options. The A.I.dvisor looked at 30 similar instances when the indicator left oversold territory. In of the 30 cases the stock moved higher. This puts the odds of a move higher at .
The Stochastic Oscillator demonstrated that the ticker has stayed in the oversold zone for 1 day, which means it's wise to expect a price bounce in the near future.
The Momentum Indicator moved above the 0 level on September 20, 2023. You may want to consider a long position or call options on NATH as a result. In of 116 past instances where the momentum indicator moved above 0, the stock continued to climb. The odds of a continued upward trend are .
The Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD) for NATH just turned positive on September 13, 2023. Looking at past instances where NATH's MACD turned positive, the stock continued to rise in of 48 cases over the following month. The odds of a continued upward trend are .
Following a 3-day Advance, the price is estimated to grow further. Considering data from situations where NATH advanced for three days, in of 258 cases, the price rose further within the following month. The odds of a continued upward trend are .
NATH may jump back above the lower band and head toward the middle band. Traders may consider buying the stock or exploring call options.
Following a 3-day decline, the stock is projected to fall further. Considering past instances where NATH declined for three days, the price rose further in of 62 cases within the following month. The odds of a continued downward trend are .
The Aroon Indicator for NATH entered a downward trend on September 22, 2023. This could indicate a strong downward move is ahead for the stock. Traders may want to consider selling the stock or buying put options.
The Tickeron Valuation Rating of (best 1 - 100 worst) indicates that the company is slightly undervalued in the industry. This rating compares market capitalization estimated by our proprietary formula with the current market capitalization. This rating is based on the following metrics, as compared to industry averages: P/B Ratio (0.000) is normal, around the industry mean (9.335). P/E Ratio (14.599) is within average values for comparable stocks, (200.024). NATH's Projected Growth (PEG Ratio) (0.000) is very low in comparison to the industry average of (1.489). Dividend Yield (0.027) settles around the average of (0.032) among similar stocks. P/S Ratio (2.182) is also within normal values, averaging (3.451).
The Tickeron SMR rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating strong sales and a profitable business model. SMR (Sales, Margin, Return on Equity) rating is based on comparative analysis of weighted Sales, Income Margin and Return on Equity values compared against S&P 500 index constituents. The weighted SMR value is a proprietary formula developed by Tickeron and represents an overall profitability measure for a stock.
The Tickeron Price Growth Rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating steady price growth. NATH’s price grows at a higher rate over the last 12 months as compared to S&P 500 index constituents.
The Tickeron PE Growth Rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), pointing to worse than average earnings growth. The PE Growth rating is based on a comparative analysis of stock PE ratio increase over the last 12 months compared against S&P 500 index constituents.
The Tickeron Profit vs. Risk Rating rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating that the returns do not compensate for the risks. NATH’s unstable profits reported over time resulted in significant Drawdowns within these last five years. A stable profit reduces stock drawdown and volatility. The average Profit vs. Risk Rating rating for the industry is 84, placing this stock worse than average.
The average fundamental analysis ratings, where 1 is best and 100 is worst, are as follows
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A.I.dvisor tells us that NATH and DIN have been poorly correlated (+28% of the time) for the last year. This A.I.-generated data suggests there is low statistical probability that NATH and DIN's prices will move in lockstep.