Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/2/13, Pacific Continental Corp (PCBK) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.05, payable on 5/15/13. As a percentage of PCBK's recent stock price of $10.99, this dividend works out to approximately 0.45%.
Below is a dividend history chart for PCBK, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.05 declared by Pacific Continental Corp:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from PCBK is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.82% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of PCBK shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, PCBK's low point in its 52 week range is $8.41 per share, with $11.93 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $11.00.
In Tuesday trading, Pacific Continental Corp shares are currently up about 0.4% on the day.