Alpine Global Dynamic Dividend Fund About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (AGD)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/21/15, Alpine Global Dynamic Dividend Fund (AGD) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.065, payable on 12/31/15. As a percentage of AGD's recent stock price of $8.84, this dividend works out to approximately 0.74%, so look for shares of Alpine Global Dynamic Dividend Fund to trade 0.74% lower — all else being equal — when AGD shares open for trading on 12/21/15.

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Below is a dividend history chart for AGD, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.065 declared by Alpine Global Dynamic Dividend 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 AGD is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 8.82% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of AGD shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Alpine Global Dynamic Dividend Fund 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, AGD's low point in its 52 week range is $8.22 per share, with $10.67 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $8.83.

In Thursday trading, Alpine Global Dynamic Dividend Fund shares are currently up about 0.5% on the day.

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