HVB Ex-Dividend Reminder - 5/6/15

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/6/15, Hudson Valley Holding Corp. (HVB) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.08, payable on 5/22/15. As a percentage of HVB's recent stock price of $24.75, this dividend works out to approximately 0.32%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for HVB, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.08 declared by Hudson Valley Holding 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 HVB is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.29% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of HVB shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Hudson Valley Holding Corp. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, HVB's low point in its 52 week range is $16.61 per share, with $27.67 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $24.75.

In Monday trading, Hudson Valley Holding Corp. shares are currently trading flat on the day.

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