Reminder - VSB Bancorp (VSBN) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/18/13, VSB Bancorp Inc ( VSBN) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.06, payable on 10/1/13. As a percentage of VSBN's recent stock price of $10.41, this dividend works out to approximately 0.58%, so look for shares of VSB Bancorp Inc to trade 0.58% lower — all else being equal — when VSBN shares open for trading on 9/18/13.

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Below is a dividend history chart for VSBN, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.06 declared by VSB 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 VSBN is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.31% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of VSBN shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

VSB Bancorp Inc  200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, VSBN's low point in its 52 week range is $9.65 per share, with $10.98 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $10.41.

In Monday trading, VSB Bancorp Inc shares are currently trading flat on the day.