Linn Energy Ex-Dividend Reminder

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 7/9/14, Linn Energy LLC ( LINE) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.2416, payable on 7/16/14. As a percentage of LINE's recent stock price of $32.20, this dividend works out to approximately 0.75%, so look for shares of Linn Energy LLC to trade 0.75% lower — all else being equal — when LINE shares open for trading on 7/9/14.

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Below is a dividend history chart for LINE, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.2416 declared by Linn Energy LLC:

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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 LINE is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 9.00% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of LINE shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Linn Energy LLC 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, LINE's low point in its 52 week range is $22.3801 per share, with $34.08 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $32.21.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, LINE makes up 1.39% of the Guggenheim Multi-Asset Income ETF ( CVY) which is trading lower by about 0.3% on the day Monday.

In Monday trading, Linn Energy LLC shares are currently off about 0.3% on the day.

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