Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 6/26/13, Wilshire Bancorp Inc (WIBC) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.03, payable on 7/15/13. As a percentage of WIBC's recent stock price of $6.52, this dividend works out to approximately 0.46%.
Below is a dividend history chart for WIBC, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.03 declared by Wilshire 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 WIBC is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.84% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of WIBC shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, WIBC's low point in its 52 week range is $5.20 per share, with $6.99 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $6.53.
In Monday trading, Wilshire Bancorp Inc shares are currently down about 0.5% on the day.