Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/28/16, Silver Bay Realty Trust Corp (SBY) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.13, payable on 1/13/17. As a percentage of SBY's recent stock price of $17.22, this dividend works out to approximately 0.75%, so look for shares of Silver Bay Realty Trust Corp to trade 0.75% lower — all else being equal — when SBY shares open for trading on 12/28/16.

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Below is a dividend history chart for SBY, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.13 declared by Silver Bay Realty Trust 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 SBY is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 3.02% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of SBY shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Silver Bay Realty Trust Corp 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, SBY's low point in its 52 week range is $12.03 per share, with $19.41 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $17.28.

In Tuesday trading, Silver Bay Realty Trust Corp shares are currently off about 0.2% on the day.

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