Aberdeen Global Income Fund About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (FCO)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 2/26/14, Aberdeen Global Income Fund (FCO) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.07, payable on 3/14/14. As a percentage of FCO's recent stock price of $10.67, this dividend works out to approximately 0.66%, so look for shares of Aberdeen Global Income Fund to trade 0.66% lower — all else being equal — when FCO shares open for trading on 2/26/14.

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Below is a dividend history chart for FCO, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.07 declared by Aberdeen Global 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 FCO is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 7.87% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of FCO shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Aberdeen Global Income Fund 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, FCO's low point in its 52 week range is $10.06 per share, with $14.15 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $10.67.

In Monday trading, Aberdeen Global Income Fund shares are currently up about 0.1% on the day.

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