Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/12/13, Unity Bancorp, Inc. (UNTY) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.01, payable on 9/30/13. As a percentage of UNTY's recent stock price of $7.35, this dividend works out to approximately 0.14%.
Below is a dividend history chart for UNTY, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.01 declared by Unity 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 UNTY is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 0.54% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of UNTY shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, UNTY's low point in its 52 week range is $5.50 per share, with $8.13 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $7.35.
In Tuesday trading, Unity Bancorp, Inc. shares are currently down about 5.5% on the day.