Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 11/19/13, Alpine Global Premier Properties Fund (AWP) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.05, payable on 11/29/13. As a percentage of AWP's recent stock price of $7.15, this dividend works out to approximately 0.70%, so look for shares of Alpine Global Premier Properties Fund to trade 0.70% lower — all else being equal — when AWP shares open for trading on 11/19/13.
Below is a dividend history chart for AWP, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.05 declared by Alpine Global Premier Properties Fund:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from AWP is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 8.39% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of AWP shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, AWP's low point in its 52 week range is $6.36 per share, with $8.98 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $7.15.
In Friday trading, Alpine Global Premier Properties Fund shares are currently up about 0.3% on the day.