Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 3/7/18, Arbor Realty Trust Inc (ABR - Get Report) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.21, payable on 3/21/18. As a percentage of ABR's recent stock price of $8.64, this dividend works out to approximately 2.43%, so look for shares of Arbor Realty Trust Inc to trade 2.43% lower — all else being equal — when ABR shares open for trading on 3/7/18.

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Below is a dividend history chart for ABR, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.21 declared by Arbor Realty Trust Inc:


In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from ABR is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 9.72% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of ABR shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Arbor Realty Trust Inc 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, ABR's low point in its 52 week range is $7.525 per share, with $8.99 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $8.64.

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In Monday trading, Arbor Realty Trust Inc shares are currently up about 0.9% on the day.