Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 3/29/16, Permian Basin Royalty Trust (PBT) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.0130, payable on 4/14/16. As a percentage of PBT's recent stock price of $5.98, this dividend works out to approximately 0.22%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for PBT, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.0130 declared by Permian Basin Royalty Trust:

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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 PBT is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.62% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of PBT shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Permian Basin Royalty Trust 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, PBT's low point in its 52 week range is $4.20 per share, with $9.79 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $5.98.

In Monday trading, Permian Basin Royalty Trust shares are currently up about 0.2% on the day.

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