Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/13/13, Greene County Bancorp Inc (GCBC) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.175, payable on 5/31/13. As a percentage of GCBC's recent stock price of $19.77, this dividend works out to approximately 0.89%, so look for shares of Greene County Bancorp Inc to trade 0.89% lower — all else being equal — when GCBC shares open for trading on 5/13/13.
Below is a dividend history chart for GCBC, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.175 declared by Greene County 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 GCBC is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 3.54% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of GCBC shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, GCBC's low point in its 52 week range is $17.56 per share, with $27.13 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $19.77.
In Thursday trading, Greene County Bancorp Inc shares are currently trading flat on the day.