Reminder - BMO Monthly Income ETF (ZMI) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

On 5/28/13, BMO Monthly Income ETF (ZMI.TO"> ZMI.TO) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.06, payable on 6/6/13. As a percentage of ZMI's recent stock price of $16.32, this dividend works out to approximately 0.37%.

Below is a dividend history chart for ZMI, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.06 declared by BMO Monthly Income ETF:

ZMI+Dividend+History+Chart

In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from ZMI is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 4.41% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of ZMI shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

BMO Monthly Income ETF 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, ZMI's low point in its 52 week range is $15.18 per share, with $16.44 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $16.32.

In Friday trading, BMO Monthly Income ETF shares are currently trading flat on the day.