Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 2/9/18, Marlin Business Services Corp (MRLN) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.14, payable on 2/22/18. As a percentage of MRLN's recent stock price of $26.44, this dividend works out to approximately 0.53%, so look for shares of Marlin Business Services Corp to trade 0.53% lower — all else being equal — when MRLN shares open for trading on 2/9/18.Below is a dividend history chart for MRLN, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.14 declared by Marlin Business Services Corp: In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from MRLN is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.12% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of MRLN shares, versus its 200 day moving average: Looking at the chart above, MRLN's low point in its 52 week range is $20.26 per share, with $29.95 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $26.44. In Wednesday trading, Marlin Business Services Corp shares are currently up about 0.5% on the day.
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