Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/9/13, BankFinancial Corp (BFIN) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.01, payable on 12/20/13. As a percentage of BFIN's recent stock price of $9.48, this dividend works out to approximately 0.11%.
Below is a dividend history chart for BFIN, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.01 declared by BankFinancial Corp:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from BFIN is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 0.42% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of BFIN shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, BFIN's low point in its 52 week range is $6.77 per share, with $9.74 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $9.48.
In Thursday trading, BankFinancial Corp shares are currently trading flat on the day.