RIVR Ex-Dividend Reminder - 9/24/14

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/24/14, River Valley Bancorp ( RIVR) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.23, payable on 10/10/14. As a percentage of RIVR's recent stock price of $21.36, this dividend works out to approximately 1.08%, so look for shares of River Valley Bancorp to trade 1.08% lower — all else being equal — when RIVR shares open for trading on 9/24/14.

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Below is a dividend history chart for RIVR, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.23 declared by River Valley Bancorp:

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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 RIVR is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 4.31% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of RIVR shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

River Valley Bancorp 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, RIVR's low point in its 52 week range is $21.00 per share, with $29.98 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $21.36.

In Monday trading, River Valley Bancorp shares are currently up about 0.8% on the day.

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