Ex-Div Reminder for Park Sterling (PSTB)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 2/5/16, Park Sterling Corp (PSTB) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.03, payable on 2/23/16. As a percentage of PSTB's recent stock price of $6.67, this dividend works out to approximately 0.45%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for PSTB, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.03 declared by Park Sterling 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 PSTB is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.80% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of PSTB shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Park Sterling Corp 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, PSTB's low point in its 52 week range is $6.49 per share, with $8.20 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $6.67.

In Wednesday trading, Park Sterling Corp shares are currently off about 0.5% on the day.

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