Ex-Div Reminder for MidWestOne Financial Group (MOFG)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 2/26/14, MidWestOne Financial Group, Inc. ( MOFG) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.145, payable on 3/17/14. As a percentage of MOFG's recent stock price of $25.78, this dividend works out to approximately 0.56%, so look for shares of MidWestOne Financial Group, Inc. to trade 0.56% lower — all else being equal — when MOFG shares open for trading on 2/26/14.

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Below is a dividend history chart for MOFG, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.145 declared by MidWestOne Financial Group, 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 MOFG is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.25% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of MOFG shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

MidWestOne Financial Group, Inc. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, MOFG's low point in its 52 week range is $22.16 per share, with $29.30 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $25.78.

In Monday trading, MidWestOne Financial Group, Inc. shares are currently trading flat on the day.

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