Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 11/14/13, DWS Global High Income Fund (LBF) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.0475, payable on 11/29/13. As a percentage of LBF's recent stock price of $8.02, this dividend works out to approximately 0.59%, so look for shares of DWS Global High Income Fund to trade 0.59% lower — all else being equal — when LBF shares open for trading on 11/14/13.
Below is a dividend history chart for LBF, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.0475 declared by DWS Global High Income Fund:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from LBF is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 7.11% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of LBF shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, LBF's low point in its 52 week range is $7.52 per share, with $9.27 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $7.99.
In Tuesday trading, DWS Global High Income Fund shares are currently off about 0.5% on the day.