Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/13/13, Southern Missouri Bancorp, Inc. (SMBC) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.15, payable on 5/31/13. As a percentage of SMBC's recent stock price of $26.00, this dividend works out to approximately 0.58%, so look for shares of Southern Missouri Bancorp, Inc. to trade 0.58% lower — all else being equal — when SMBC shares open for trading on 5/13/13.
Below is a dividend history chart for SMBC, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.15 declared by Southern Missouri Bancorp, Inc.:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from SMBC is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.31% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of SMBC shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, SMBC's low point in its 52 week range is $21.07 per share, with $26.90 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $26.00.
In Thursday trading, Southern Missouri Bancorp, Inc. shares are currently trading flat on the day.