Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/20/17, Mid Penn Bancorp Inc (MPB) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.15, payable on 1/12/18. As a percentage of MPB's recent stock price of $33.50, this dividend works out to approximately 0.45%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for MPB, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.15 declared by Mid Penn Bancorp 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 MPB is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.79% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of MPB shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Mid Penn Bancorp Inc 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, MPB's low point in its 52 week range is $22.25 per share, with $35.75 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $33.50.

In Monday trading, Mid Penn Bancorp Inc shares are currently trading flat on the day.