Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 8/12/13, Landmark Bancorp Inc (LARK) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.19, payable on 8/26/13. As a percentage of LARK's recent stock price of $19.52, this dividend works out to approximately 0.97%, so look for shares of Landmark Bancorp Inc to trade 0.97% lower — all else being equal — when LARK shares open for trading on 8/12/13.
Below is a dividend history chart for LARK, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.19 declared by Landmark 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 LARK is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 3.89% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of LARK shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, LARK's low point in its 52 week range is $18.00 per share, with $22.50 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $19.52.
In Thursday trading, Landmark Bancorp Inc shares are currently down about 0.9% on the day.