Ex-Div Reminder For Swiss Helvetia Fund (SWZ)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 7/1/15, Swiss Helvetia Fund Incorporated ( SWZ) will trade ex-dividend, for its semi-annual dividend of $0.001, payable on 7/31/15. As a percentage of SWZ's recent stock price of $11.95, this dividend works out to approximately 0.01%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for SWZ, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.001 declared by Swiss Helvetia 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 SWZ is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 0.02% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of SWZ shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Swiss Helvetia Fund Incorporated 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, SWZ's low point in its 52 week range is $10.91 per share, with $14.73 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $11.95.

In Monday trading, Swiss Helvetia Fund Incorporated shares are currently down about 0.4% on the day.

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