Cash Dividend On The Way From Nexpoint Credit Strategies Fund (NHF)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 2/13/14, Nexpoint Credit Strategies Fund (NHF) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.055, payable on 2/28/14. As a percentage of NHF's recent stock price of $10.79, this dividend works out to approximately 0.51%, so look for shares of Nexpoint Credit Strategies Fund to trade 0.51% lower — all else being equal — when NHF shares open for trading on 2/13/14.

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Below is a dividend history chart for NHF, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.055 declared by Nexpoint Credit Strategies 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 NHF is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 6.12% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of NHF shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Nexpoint Credit Strategies Fund 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, NHF's low point in its 52 week range is $7.13 per share, with $10.85 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $10.79.

In Tuesday trading, Nexpoint Credit Strategies Fund shares are currently off about 0.3% on the day.

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