Cash Dividend On The Way From Premier Financial Bancorp (PFBI)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/11/15, Premier Financial Bancorp, Inc. (PFBI) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.15, payable on 9/30/15. As a percentage of PFBI's recent stock price of $15.09, this dividend works out to approximately 0.99%, so look for shares of Premier Financial Bancorp, Inc. to trade 0.99% lower — all else being equal — when PFBI shares open for trading on 9/11/15.

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Below is a dividend history chart for PFBI, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.15 declared by Premier Financial 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 PFBI is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 3.98% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of PFBI shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Premier Financial Bancorp, Inc. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, PFBI's low point in its 52 week range is $14.00 per share, with $16.75 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $15.09.

In Wednesday trading, Premier Financial Bancorp, Inc. shares are currently trading flat on the day.

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