Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 2/26/14, Nuveen Diversified Commodity Fund (CFD) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.13, payable on 3/3/14. As a percentage of CFD's recent stock price of $16.40, this dividend works out to approximately 0.79%, so look for shares of Nuveen Diversified Commodity Fund to trade 0.79% lower — all else being equal — when CFD shares open for trading on 2/26/14.Below is a dividend history chart for CFD, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.13 declared by Nuveen Diversified Commodity Fund: In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from CFD is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 9.51% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of CFD shares, versus its 200 day moving average: Looking at the chart above, CFD's low point in its 52 week range is $14.75 per share, with $21.45 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $16.40. In Monday trading, Nuveen Diversified Commodity Fund shares are currently up about 0.4% on the day.
More from Stocks
Kansas City Southern Expected to Earn $1.79 a Share
Kansas City Southern revenue expected to rise 5.1% to $734.9 million.
Stocks Back in Focus, as China Trade News Shoved Aside
Without danger of major macro news and with earnings landing, investors focus on merits of individual stocks once again.
Stocks End Up on Tentative Brexit Deal, U.S.-Turkey Ceasefire Agreement in Syria
Stocks finish higher Thursday on news of a Brexit agreement between the U.K. and the European Union, and a ceasefire agreement in Syria, but IBM's revenue miss weighed on investor sentiment.