Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 6/12/15, Templeton Global Income Fund ( GIM) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.025, payable on 6/30/15. As a percentage of GIM's recent stock price of $7.05, this dividend works out to approximately 0.35%.Below is a dividend history chart for GIM, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.025 declared by Templeton Global Income Fund: In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from GIM is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 4.26% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of GIM shares, versus its 200 day moving average: Looking at the chart above, GIM's low point in its 52 week range is $6.89 per share, with $8.27 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $7.05.
According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, GIM makes up 1.22% of the PowerShares CEF Income Composite Portfolio ETF ( PCEF) which is trading up by about 0.1% on the day Wednesday. In Wednesday trading, Templeton Global Income Fund shares are currently up about 0.3% on the day.