Cash Dividend On The Way From Safe Bulkers (SB)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 6/17/15, Safe Bulkers Inc ( SB) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.01, payable on 6/26/15. As a percentage of SB's recent stock price of $3.02, this dividend works out to approximately 0.33%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for SB, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.01 declared by Safe Bulkers 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 SB is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.32% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of SB shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Safe Bulkers Inc 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, SB's low point in its 52 week range is $2.99 per share, with $10.18 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $3.01.

According to Preferred Stock Channel, there are 3 series of preferred stock that are senior to SB — find out what they are ».

In Monday trading, Safe Bulkers Inc shares are currently down about 1% on the day.

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