Ex-Div Reminder for Northfield Bancorp (NFBK)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 8/8/16, Northfield Bancorp Inc (NFBK) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.08, payable on 8/24/16. As a percentage of NFBK's recent stock price of $15.13, this dividend works out to approximately 0.53%, so look for shares of Northfield Bancorp Inc to trade 0.53% lower — all else being equal — when NFBK shares open for trading on 8/8/16.

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Below is a dividend history chart for NFBK, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.08 declared by Northfield 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 NFBK is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.12% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of NFBK shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Northfield Bancorp Inc  200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, NFBK's low point in its 52 week range is $14.31 per share, with $16.68 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $15.13.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, NFBK makes up 1.07% of the PowerShares S&P SmallCap Low Volatility Portfolio ETF ( XSLV) which is trading up by about 0.3% on the day Thursday.

In Thursday trading, Northfield Bancorp Inc shares are currently trading flat on the day.

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