Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 10/30/13, First Interstate BancSystem, Inc. (FIBK) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.14, payable on 11/15/13. As a percentage of FIBK's recent stock price of $25.29, this dividend works out to approximately 0.55%, so look for shares of First Interstate BancSystem, Inc. to trade 0.55% lower — all else being equal — when FIBK shares open for trading on 10/30/13.
Below is a dividend history chart for FIBK, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.14 declared by First Interstate BancSystem, Inc.:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from FIBK is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.21% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of FIBK shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, FIBK's low point in its 52 week range is $13.38 per share, with $26.03 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $25.40.
According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, FIBK makes up 1.42% of the Dynamic Financial Sector Portfolio ETF (PFI) which is trading relatively unchanged on the day Monday. In Monday trading, First Interstate BancSystem, Inc. shares are currently off about 0.4% on the day.