Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 6/12/13, Hawthorn Bancshares, Inc. (HWBK) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.05, payable on 7/1/13. As a percentage of HWBK's recent stock price of $11.69, this dividend works out to approximately 0.43%.
Below is a dividend history chart for HWBK, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.05 declared by Hawthorn Bancshares, Inc.:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from HWBK is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.71% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of HWBK shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, HWBK's low point in its 52 week range is $7.04 per share, with $12.25 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $11.69.
In Monday trading, Hawthorn Bancshares, Inc. shares are currently off about 0.5% on the day.