Reminder - PIMCO Dynamic Credit Income Fund (PCI) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 2/11/14, PIMCO Dynamic Credit Income Fund ( PCI) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.1562, payable on 3/3/14. As a percentage of PCI's recent stock price of $22.51, this dividend works out to approximately 0.69%, so look for shares of PIMCO Dynamic Credit Income Fund to trade 0.69% lower — all else being equal — when PCI shares open for trading on 2/11/14.

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Below is a dividend history chart for PCI, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.1562 declared by PIMCO Dynamic Credit 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 PCI is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 8.33% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, PCI makes up 3.42% of the CEF Income Composite Portfolio ETF ( PCEF) which is trading higher by about 0.3% on the day Friday.

In Friday trading, PIMCO Dynamic Credit Income Fund shares are currently up about 0.1% on the day.

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