Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 11/9/16, Community West Bancshares (CWBC - Get Report) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.035, payable on 11/30/16. As a percentage of CWBC's recent stock price of $8.39, this dividend works out to approximately 0.42%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for CWBC, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.035 declared by Community West Bancshares:


In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from CWBC is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.67% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of CWBC shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Community West Bancshares 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, CWBC's low point in its 52 week range is $6.79 per share, with $8.62 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $8.39.

In Monday trading, Community West Bancshares shares are currently down about 0.7% on the day.