FPT Ex-Dividend Reminder - 2/19/14

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 2/19/14, Federated Premier Intermediate Municipal Income Fund (FPT) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.0605, payable on 3/3/14. As a percentage of FPT's recent stock price of $12.78, this dividend works out to approximately 0.47%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for FPT, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.0605 declared by Federated Premier Intermediate Municipal 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 FPT is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 5.68% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of FPT shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Federated Premier Intermediate Municipal Income Fund 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, FPT's low point in its 52 week range is $11.82 per share, with $15.55 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $12.78.

In Tuesday trading, Federated Premier Intermediate Municipal Income Fund shares are currently up about 0.4% on the day.

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