Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 10/30/14, Peoples Bancorp, Inc. (PEBO - Get Report) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.15, payable on 11/17/14. As a percentage of PEBO's recent stock price of $24.15, this dividend works out to approximately 0.62%, so look for shares of Peoples Bancorp, Inc. to trade 0.62% lower — all else being equal — when PEBO shares open for trading on 10/30/14.

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Below is a dividend history chart for PEBO, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.15 declared by Peoples Bancorp, 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 PEBO is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.48% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of PEBO shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Peoples Bancorp, Inc.  200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, PEBO's low point in its 52 week range is $20.29 per share, with $28.00 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $24.15.

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