First Citizens Bancshares About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (FCNCB)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/11/14, First Citizens Bancshares ( FCNCB) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.30, payable on 1/5/15. As a percentage of FCNCB's recent stock price of $245.00, this dividend works out to approximately 0.12%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for FCNCB, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.30 declared by First Citizens Bancshares:


In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from FCNCB is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 0.49% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of FCNCB shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

First Citizens Bancshares 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, FCNCB's low point in its 52 week range is $195.09 per share, with $249.00 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $245.00.

In Tuesday trading, First Citizens Bancshares shares are currently trading flat on the day.

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