Reminder - Invesco Van Kampen Pennsylvania Value Municipal Income Trust (VPV) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 8/7/14, Invesco Van Kampen Pennsylvania Value Municipal Income Trust (VPV) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.075, payable on 8/29/14. As a percentage of VPV's recent stock price of $13.41, this dividend works out to approximately 0.56%, so look for shares of Invesco Van Kampen Pennsylvania Value Municipal Income Trust to trade 0.56% lower — all else being equal — when VPV shares open for trading on 8/7/14.

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Below is a dividend history chart for VPV, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.075 declared by Invesco Van Kampen Pennsylvania Value Municipal Income Trust:

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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 VPV is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 6.71% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of VPV shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Invesco Van Kampen Pennsylvania Value Municipal Income Trust 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, VPV's low point in its 52 week range is $11.46 per share, with $14.23 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $13.41.

In Wednesday trading, Invesco Van Kampen Pennsylvania Value Municipal Income Trust shares are currently trading flat on the day.

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