Reminder - Aberdeen Asia Pacific Incorporated Fund (FAX) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 3/26/13, Aberdeen Asia Pacific Incorporated Fund ( FAX) FAX will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.035, payable on 4/12/13. As a percentage of FAX's recent stock price of $7.61, this dividend works out to approximately 0.46%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for FAX, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.035 declared by Aberdeen Asia Pacific Incorporated Fund:

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In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from FAX is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 5.52% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, FAX makes up 1.95% of the CEF Income Composite Portfolio ETF ( PCEF) PCEF which is trading up by about 0.1% on the day Friday.

In Friday trading, Aberdeen Asia Pacific Incorporated Fund shares are currently up about 0.3% on the day.
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