Invesco Van Kampen Senior Income Trust About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (VVR)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 8/7/14, Invesco Van Kampen Senior Income Trust (VVR) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.026, payable on 8/29/14. As a percentage of VVR's recent stock price of $4.84, this dividend works out to approximately 0.54%, so look for shares of Invesco Van Kampen Senior Income Trust to trade 0.54% lower — all else being equal — when VVR shares open for trading on 8/7/14.

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Below is a dividend history chart for VVR, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.026 declared by Invesco Van Kampen Senior 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 VVR is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 6.45% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of VVR shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Invesco Van Kampen Senior Income Trust 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, VVR's low point in its 52 week range is $4.83 per share, with $5.45 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $4.83.

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

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