Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 3/5/14, Alliancebernstein Income Fund (ACG) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.0345, payable on 3/21/14. As a percentage of ACG's recent stock price of $7.38, this dividend works out to approximately 0.47%.
Below is a dividend history chart for ACG, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.0345 declared by Alliancebernstein 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 ACG is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 5.62% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of ACG shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, ACG's low point in its 52 week range is $6.80 per share, with $8.43 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $7.39.
According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, ACG makes up 2.75% of the CEF Income Composite Portfolio ETF (PCEF) which is trading lower by about 0.3% on the day Monday. In Monday trading, Alliancebernstein Income Fund shares are currently trading flat on the day.