Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/29/13, First Financial Northwest Inc (FFNW) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.04, payable on 6/14/13. As a percentage of FFNW's recent stock price of $10.04, this dividend works out to approximately 0.40%.
Below is a dividend history chart for FFNW, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.04 declared by First Financial Northwest Inc:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from FFNW is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.59% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of FFNW shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, FFNW's low point in its 52 week range is $6.73 per share, with $10.10 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $10.04.
In Tuesday trading, First Financial Northwest Inc shares are currently up about 1.5% on the day.