CRF Ex-Dividend Reminder - 4/11/13

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 4/11/13, Cornerstone Total Return Fund (CRF) CRF will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.0911, payable on 4/30/13. As a percentage of CRF's recent stock price of $6.54, this dividend works out to approximately 1.39%, so look for shares of Cornerstone Total Return Fund to trade 1.39% lower — all else being equal — when CRF shares open for trading on 4/11/13.

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Below is a dividend history chart for CRF, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.0911 declared by Cornerstone Total Return 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 CRF is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 16.72% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.

In Tuesday trading, Cornerstone Total Return Fund shares are currently trading flat on the day.

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