Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 11/8/17, MBT Financial Corp. (MBTF - Get Report) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.06, payable on 11/16/17. As a percentage of MBTF's recent stock price of $10.45, this dividend works out to approximately 0.57%, so look for shares of MBT Financial Corp. to trade 0.57% lower — all else being equal — when MBTF shares open for trading on 11/8/17.

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Below is a dividend history chart for MBTF, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.06 declared by MBT Financial Corp.:


In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from MBTF is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.30% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of MBTF shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

MBT Financial Corp. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, MBTF's low point in its 52 week range is $8.20 per share, with $12.25 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $10.45.

In Monday trading, MBT Financial Corp. shares are currently off about 0.9% on the day.