Ex-Div Reminder for Aberdeen Chile Fund (CH)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/18/14, Aberdeen Chile Fund (CH) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.26, payable on 9/30/14. As a percentage of CH's recent stock price of $9.10, this dividend works out to approximately 2.86%, so look for shares of Aberdeen Chile Fund to trade 2.86% lower — all else being equal — when CH shares open for trading on 9/18/14.

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Below is a dividend history chart for CH, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.26 declared by Aberdeen Chile 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 CH is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 11.43% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of CH shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Aberdeen Chile Fund 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, CH's low point in its 52 week range is $9.05 per share, with $14.20 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $9.10.

In Tuesday trading, Aberdeen Chile Fund shares are currently up about 0.1% on the day.

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