Reminder - Greene County Bancorp (GCBC) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 8/13/13, Greene County Bancorp Inc (GCBC) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.175, payable on 8/31/13. As a percentage of GCBC's recent stock price of $22.23, this dividend works out to approximately 0.79%, so look for shares of Greene County Bancorp Inc to trade 0.79% lower — all else being equal — when GCBC shares open for trading on 8/13/13.

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Below is a dividend history chart for GCBC, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.175 declared by Greene County Bancorp Inc:

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In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from GCBC is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 3.15% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of GCBC shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Greene County Bancorp Inc 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, GCBC's low point in its 52 week range is $18.67 per share, with $27.13 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $22.23.

In Friday trading, Greene County Bancorp Inc shares are currently off about 3.4% on the day.

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