Ex-Div Reminder For Brompton Split Banc (SBC)

On 10/29/13, Brompton Split Banc Corp. (TSX: SBC.TO) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.10, payable on 11/14/13. As a percentage of SBC's recent stock price of $13.20, this dividend works out to approximately 0.76%, so look for shares of Brompton Split Banc Corp. to trade 0.76% lower — all else being equal — when SBC shares open for trading on 10/29/13.

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


In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from SBC is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 9.09% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of SBC shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Brompton Split Banc Corp. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, SBC's low point in its 52 week range is $10.42 per share, with $13.59 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $13.20.

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