Cash Dividend On The Way From Pioneer Diversified High Income Trust (HNW)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 2/18/14, Pioneer Diversified High Income Trust ( HNW) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.16, payable on 2/28/14. As a percentage of HNW's recent stock price of $20.68, this dividend works out to approximately 0.77%, so look for shares of Pioneer Diversified High Income Trust to trade 0.77% lower — all else being equal — when HNW shares open for trading on 2/18/14.

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Below is a dividend history chart for HNW, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.16 declared by Pioneer Diversified High Income Trust:

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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 HNW is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 9.28% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of HNW shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Pioneer Diversified High Income Trust 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, HNW's low point in its 52 week range is $19.06 per share, with $22.69 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $20.68.

In Friday trading, Pioneer Diversified High Income Trust shares are currently up about 0.2% on the day.

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