Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 8/10/15, Westfield Financial Inc (WFD) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.03, payable on 8/26/15. As a percentage of WFD's recent stock price of $7.42, this dividend works out to approximately 0.40%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for WFD, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.03 declared by Westfield Financial Inc:


In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from WFD is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.62% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of WFD shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Westfield Financial Inc 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, WFD's low point in its 52 week range is $6.88 per share, with $8.02 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $7.42.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, WFD makes up 4.86% of the PowerShares International BuyBack Achievers Portfolio ETF ( IPKW) which is trading relatively unchanged on the day Thursday.

In Thursday trading, Westfield Financial Inc shares are currently trading flat on the day.