Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/19/15, Strategic Global Income Fund Incorporated (SGL) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.0418, payable on 5/29/15. As a percentage of SGL's recent stock price of $8.69, this dividend works out to approximately 0.48%.Below is a dividend history chart for SGL, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.0418 declared by Strategic Global Income Fund Incorporated: In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from SGL is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 5.77% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of SGL shares, versus its 200 day moving average: Looking at the chart above, SGL's low point in its 52 week range is $8.30 per share, with $9.36 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $8.69. According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, SGL makes up 1.15% of the PowerShares Global Gold and Precious Metals Portfolio ETF ( PSAU) which is trading lower by about 1% on the day Friday. In Friday trading, Strategic Global Income Fund Incorporated shares are currently down about 0.2% on the day.
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