Nexpoint Credit Strategies Fund About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (NHF)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/22/14, Nexpoint Credit Strategies Fund (NHF) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.06, payable on 12/31/14. As a percentage of NHF's recent stock price of $11.07, this dividend works out to approximately 0.54%, so look for shares of Nexpoint Credit Strategies Fund to trade 0.54% lower — all else being equal — when NHF shares open for trading on 12/22/14.

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Below is a dividend history chart for NHF, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.06 declared by Nexpoint Credit Strategies 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 NHF is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 6.50% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of NHF shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Nexpoint Credit Strategies Fund 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, NHF's low point in its 52 week range is $9.33 per share, with $12.43 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $11.02.

In Thursday trading, Nexpoint Credit Strategies Fund shares are currently up about 1.5% on the day.

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