Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/9/13, Univest Corp. of Pennsylvania (UVSP) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.20, payable on 10/1/13. As a percentage of UVSP's recent stock price of $19.09, this dividend works out to approximately 1.05%, so look for shares of Univest Corp. of Pennsylvania to trade 1.05% lower — all else being equal — when UVSP shares open for trading on 9/9/13.
Below is a dividend history chart for UVSP, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.20 declared by Univest Corp. of Pennsylvania :
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from UVSP is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 4.19% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of UVSP shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, UVSP's low point in its 52 week range is $15.33 per share, with $20.98 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $19.09.
In Thursday trading, Univest Corp. of Pennsylvania shares are currently up about 0.2% on the day.