Reminder - Old Point Financial (OPOF) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 2/26/14, Old Point Financial Corp. ( OPOF) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.06, payable on 3/31/14. As a percentage of OPOF's recent stock price of $15.75, this dividend works out to approximately 0.38%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for OPOF, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.06 declared by Old Point Financial Corp.:

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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 OPOF is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.52% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of OPOF shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Old Point Financial Corp. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, OPOF's low point in its 52 week range is $11.76 per share, with $16.91 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $15.75.

In Monday trading, Old Point Financial Corp. shares are currently trading flat on the day.

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