Cash Dividend On The Way From HopFed Bancorp (HFBC)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 3/27/14, HopFed Bancorp, Inc. ( HFBC) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.04, payable on 4/17/14. As a percentage of HFBC's recent stock price of $11.62, this dividend works out to approximately 0.34%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for HFBC, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.04 declared by HopFed Bancorp, Inc.:


In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from HFBC is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.38% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of HFBC shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

HopFed Bancorp, Inc. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, HFBC's low point in its 52 week range is $10.50 per share, with $11.75 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $11.62.

In Tuesday trading, HopFed Bancorp, Inc. shares are currently trading flat on the day.

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