Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 4/24/13, Somerset Hills Bancorp (SOMH) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.08, payable on 5/6/13. As a percentage of SOMH's recent stock price of $11.39, this dividend works out to approximately 0.70%, so look for shares of Somerset Hills Bancorp to trade 0.70% lower — all else being equal — when SOMH shares open for trading on 4/24/13.
Below is a dividend history chart for SOMH, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.08 declared by Somerset Hills Bancorp:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from SOMH is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.81% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of SOMH shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, SOMH's low point in its 52 week range is $8.19 per share, with $11.63 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $11.46.
In Monday trading, Somerset Hills Bancorp shares are currently up about 1% on the day.