Ex-Div Reminder For State Bank Financial (STBZ)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/4/14, State Bank Financial Corp ( STBZ) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.04, payable on 9/16/14. As a percentage of STBZ's recent stock price of $16.82, this dividend works out to approximately 0.24%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for STBZ, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.04 declared by State Bank 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 STBZ is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 0.95% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of STBZ shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

State Bank Financial Corp 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, STBZ's low point in its 52 week range is $15.12 per share, with $18.692 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $16.85.

In Tuesday trading, State Bank Financial Corp shares are currently up about 0.4% on the day.

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