Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/15/13, Middleburg Financial Corp. (MBRG) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.05, payable on 5/31/13. As a percentage of MBRG's recent stock price of $18.21, this dividend works out to approximately 0.27%.
Below is a dividend history chart for MBRG, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.05 declared by Middleburg 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 MBRG is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.10% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of MBRG shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, MBRG's low point in its 52 week range is $15.34 per share, with $20.89 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $18.21.
In Monday trading, Middleburg Financial Corp. shares are currently trading flat on the day.