Reminder - Alliancebernstein Income Fund (ACG) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 8/6/14, Alliancebernstein Income Fund (ACG) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.0345, payable on 8/15/14. As a percentage of ACG's recent stock price of $7.45, this dividend works out to approximately 0.46%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for ACG, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.0345 declared by Alliancebernstein 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 ACG is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 5.57% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of ACG shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Alliancebernstein Income Fund 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, ACG's low point in its 52 week range is $6.80 per share, with $7.61 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $7.45.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, ACG makes up 2.49% of the PowerShares CEF Income Composite Portfolio ETF ( PCEF) which is trading up by about 0.2% on the day Monday.

In Monday trading, Alliancebernstein Income Fund shares are currently off about 0.1% on the day.

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