Cash Dividend On The Way From Southern Missouri Bancorp (SMBC)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 8/13/13, Southern Missouri Bancorp, Inc. ( SMBC) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.16, payable on 8/30/13. As a percentage of SMBC's recent stock price of $27.90, this dividend works out to approximately 0.57%, so look for shares of Southern Missouri Bancorp, Inc. to trade 0.57% lower — all else being equal — when SMBC shares open for trading on 8/13/13.

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Below is a dividend history chart for SMBC, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.16 declared by Southern Missouri 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 SMBC is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.29% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of SMBC shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Southern Missouri Bancorp, Inc. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, SMBC's low point in its 52 week range is $21.58 per share, with $28.00 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $27.90.

In Friday trading, Southern Missouri Bancorp, Inc. shares are currently trading flat on the day.