Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 4/24/13, BankFinancial Corp (BFIN) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.01, payable on 5/10/13. As a percentage of BFIN's recent stock price of $7.67, this dividend works out to approximately 0.13%.
Below is a dividend history chart for BFIN, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.01 declared by BankFinancial Corp:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from BFIN is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 0.52% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of BFIN shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, BFIN's low point in its 52 week range is $6.32 per share, with $9.24 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $7.67.
In Monday trading, BankFinancial Corp shares are currently up about 0.7% on the day.