SGB Ex-Dividend Reminder - 12/1/16

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/1/16, Southwest Georgia Financial Corp. ( SGB) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.11, payable on 12/15/16. As a percentage of SGB's recent stock price of $17.09, this dividend works out to approximately 0.64%, so look for shares of Southwest Georgia Financial Corp. to trade 0.64% lower — all else being equal — when SGB shares open for trading on 12/1/16.

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Below is a dividend history chart for SGB, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.11 declared by Southwest Georgia Financial 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 SGB is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.57% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of SGB shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Southwest Georgia Financial Corp. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

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