Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 8/17/17, P & F Industries, inc. (PFIN - Get Report) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.05, payable on 8/25/17. As a percentage of PFIN's recent stock price of $6.02, this dividend works out to approximately 0.83%, so look for shares of P & F Industries, inc. to trade 0.83% lower — all else being equal — when PFIN shares open for trading on 8/17/17.

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Below is a dividend history chart for PFIN, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.05 declared by P & F Industries, 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 PFIN is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 3.32% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of PFIN shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

P & F Industries, inc. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, PFIN's low point in its 52 week range is $5.60 per share, with $9.49 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $6.02.

In Tuesday trading, P & F Industries, inc. shares are currently up about 0.3% on the day.