MFS Government Markets Income Trust ( MGF ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 14, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.0405 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 31, 2013. Shareholders who purchased MGF stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 0.5% increase over the prior month. At the current stock price of $6.61, the dividend yield is 7.35%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MGF was $6.61, representing a -11.75% decrease from the 52 week high of $7.49 and a 2.96% increase over the 52 week low of $6.42.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the MGF Dividend History page.