Ocean Shore Holding About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (OSHC)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 2/5/14, Ocean Shore Holding Co ( OSHC) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.06, payable on 2/28/14. As a percentage of OSHC's recent stock price of $13.81, this dividend works out to approximately 0.43%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for OSHC, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.06 declared by Ocean Shore Holding Co:

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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 OSHC is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.74% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of OSHC shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Ocean Shore Holding Co 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, OSHC's low point in its 52 week range is $13.01 per share, with $15.45 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $13.81.

In Monday trading, Ocean Shore Holding Co shares are currently trading flat on the day.

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