On 10/29/13, Life & Banc Split Corp. (TSX: LBS.TO) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.10, payable on 11/14/13. As a percentage of LBS's recent stock price of $9.15, this dividend works out to approximately 1.09%, so look for shares of Life & Banc Split Corp. to trade 1.09% lower — all else being equal — when LBS shares open for trading on 10/29/13.

Below is a dividend history chart for LBS, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.10 declared by Life & Banc Split Corp.:


In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from LBS is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 13.11% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of LBS shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Life & Banc Split Corp. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, LBS's low point in its 52 week range is $5.79 per share, with $9.28 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $9.15.

In Friday trading, Life & Banc Split Corp. shares are currently trading flat on the day.