Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 4/9/13, Eaton Vance Senior Income Trust (EVF) EVF will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.036, payable on 4/18/13. As a percentage of EVF's recent stock price of $7.61, this dividend works out to approximately 0.47%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for EVF, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.036 declared by Eaton Vance Senior Income Trust:

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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 EVF is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 5.68% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.

In Friday trading, Eaton Vance Senior Income Trust shares are currently trading flat on the day.

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