Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 4/11/13, Nuveen California Select Quality Municipal Fund, Inc. (NVC NVC will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.083, payable on 5/1/13. As a percentage of NVC's recent stock price of $16.49, this dividend works out to approximately 0.50%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for NVC, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.083 declared by Nuveen California Select Quality Municipal Fund, Inc.:

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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 NVC is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 6.04% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.

In Tuesday trading, Nuveen California Select Quality Municipal Fund, Inc. shares are currently off about 0.1% on the day.

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