Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 4/29/13, Standard Financial Corp (STND) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.045, payable on 5/15/13. As a percentage of STND's recent stock price of $18.82, this dividend works out to approximately 0.24%.
Below is a dividend history chart for STND, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.045 declared by Standard Financial Corp :
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from STND is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 0.96% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of STND shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, STND's low point in its 52 week range is $14.11 per share, with $20.45 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $18.82.
In Thursday trading, Standard Financial Corp shares are currently trading flat on the day.