Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 3/6/14, State Bank Financial Corp (STBZ) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.03, payable on 3/18/14. As a percentage of STBZ's recent stock price of $17.00, this dividend works out to approximately 0.18%.
Below is a dividend history chart for STBZ, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.03 declared by State Bank Financial Corp:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from STBZ is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 0.71% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of STBZ shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, STBZ's low point in its 52 week range is $14.30 per share, with $19.69 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $17.00.
In Tuesday trading, State Bank Financial Corp shares are currently up about 0.9% on the day.