Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/5/14, Northfield Bancorp Inc (NFBK) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.06, payable on 5/21/14. As a percentage of NFBK's recent stock price of $12.88, this dividend works out to approximately 0.47%.
Below is a dividend history chart for NFBK, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.06 declared by Northfield 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 NFBK is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.86% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of NFBK shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, NFBK's low point in its 52 week range is $11.28 per share, with $13.43 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $12.88.
In Thursday trading, Northfield Bancorp Inc shares are currently down about 0.7% on the day.