Ex-Div Reminder for MainSource Financial Group (MSFG)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/1/16, MainSource Financial Group Inc ( MSFG) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.16, payable on 12/15/16. As a percentage of MSFG's recent stock price of $29.93, this dividend works out to approximately 0.53%, so look for shares of MainSource Financial Group Inc to trade 0.53% lower — all else being equal — when MSFG shares open for trading on 12/1/16.

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Below is a dividend history chart for MSFG, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.16 declared by MainSource Financial Group 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 MSFG is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.14% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of MSFG shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

MainSource Financial Group Inc 200 Day Moving Average Chart

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