NHS Ex-Dividend Reminder - 2/13/14

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 2/13/14, Neuberger High Yield Strategies Fund (NHS) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.09, payable on 2/28/14. As a percentage of NHS's recent stock price of $13.57, this dividend works out to approximately 0.66%, so look for shares of Neuberger High Yield Strategies Fund to trade 0.66% lower — all else being equal — when NHS shares open for trading on 2/13/14.

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Below is a dividend history chart for NHS, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.09 declared by Neuberger High Yield 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 NHS is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 7.96% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of NHS shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Neuberger High Yield Strategies Fund 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, NHS's low point in its 52 week range is $12.29 per share, with $14.42 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $13.57.

In Tuesday trading, Neuberger High Yield Strategies Fund shares are currently down about 0.4% on the day.

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