Cash Dividend On The Way From Peoples Bancorp of North Carolina (PEBK)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 8/28/14, Peoples Bancorp of North Carolina Inc ( PEBK) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.04, payable on 9/15/14. As a percentage of PEBK's recent stock price of $16.70, this dividend works out to approximately 0.24%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for PEBK, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.04 declared by Peoples Bancorp of North Carolina 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 PEBK is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 0.96% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of PEBK shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Peoples Bancorp of North Carolina Inc 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, PEBK's low point in its 52 week range is $12.01 per share, with $17.50 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $16.70.

In Tuesday trading, Peoples Bancorp of North Carolina Inc shares are currently up about 0.4% on the day.

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