Cash Dividend On The Way From Eaton Vance Limited Duration Income Fund (EVV)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 4/9/13, Eaton Vance Limited Duration Income Fund (EVV) EVV will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.1017, payable on 4/18/13. As a percentage of EVV's recent stock price of $17.07, this dividend works out to approximately 0.60%, so look for shares of Eaton Vance Limited Duration Income Fund to trade 0.60% lower — all else being equal — when EVV shares open for trading on 4/9/13.

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Below is a dividend history chart for EVV, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.1017 declared by Eaton Vance Limited Duration Income 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 EVV is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 7.15% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, EVV makes up 1.85% of the CEF Income Composite Portfolio ETF ( PCEF) PCEF which is trading lower by about 0.1% on the day Friday.

In Friday trading, Eaton Vance Limited Duration Income Fund shares are currently off about 0.3% on the day.

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