Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/11/13, MutualFirst Financial Inc (MFSF) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.06, payable on 12/27/13. As a percentage of MFSF's recent stock price of $17.25, this dividend works out to approximately 0.35%.
Below is a dividend history chart for MFSF, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.06 declared by MutualFirst Financial Inc:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from MFSF is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.39% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of MFSF shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, MFSF's low point in its 52 week range is $11.31 per share, with $17.61 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $17.25.
In Monday trading, MutualFirst Financial Inc shares are currently up about 1.3% on the day.