ECT, PHT, HNW, MAV, PHD Dividend Stocks Update

ECA Marcellus Trust I nnnnnnn (NYSE:ECT) has declared a new dividend of $0.68 updated from $0.62. The dividend record date is set for Tuesday, February 19, 2013 with a pay date being announced as Thursday, February 28, 2013 and the ex-date is Thursday, February 14, 2013. ECT’s current dividend yield is about 12.8% with ECT priced at 18.85 and they have paid 5 dividends in the last year.

ECA Marcellus Trust I owns royalty interests in approximately eight producing horizontal natural gas wells producing from the Marcellus Shale formation, together with six additional wells that are undergoing completion operations.

Pioneer High Income Trust nnnnnnn (NYSE:PHT) has declared a new dividend of $0.14 . The dividend record date is set for Friday, February 15, 2013 with a pay date being announced as Thursday, February 28, 2013 and the ex-date is Wednesday, February 13, 2013. PHT’s current dividend yield is about 9.9% with PHT priced at 16.89 and they have paid 13 dividends in the last year.

Diversified, closed-end management investment company. The trust’s investment objective is a high level of current income. The trust may, as a secondary objective, also seek capital appreciation to the extent consistent with its investment objective.

Pioneer Diversified High Income Trust nnnnnnn (AMEX:HNW) has declared a new dividend of $0.16 . The dividend record date is set for Friday, February 15, 2013 with a pay date being announced as Thursday, February 28, 2013 and the ex-date is Wednesday, February 13, 2013. HNW’s current dividend yield is about 9.6% with HNW priced at 21.34 and they have paid 14 dividends in the last year.

Closed-end investment company

Pioneer Municipal High Income Advantage Trust nnnnnnn (NYSE:MAV) has declared a new dividend of $0.10 . The dividend record date is set for Friday, February 15, 2013 with a pay date being announced as Thursday, February 28, 2013 and the ex-date is Wednesday, February 13, 2013. MAV’s current dividend yield is about 7.1% with MAV priced at 16.10 and they have paid 13 dividends in the last year.

The Trusts primary investment objective is to provide its common shareholders with a high level of current income exempt from regular federal income tax. As a secondary investment objective, the Trust may seek capital appreciation to the extent consistent

Pioneer Floating Rate nnnnnnn (NYSE:PHD) has declared a new dividend of $0.08 . The dividend record date is set for Friday, February 15, 2013 with a pay date being announced as Thursday, February 28, 2013 and the ex-date is Wednesday, February 13, 2013. PHD’s current dividend yield is about 6.5% with PHD priced at 13.97 and they have paid 13 dividends in the last year.

The Fund is a non-diversified closed-end management investment company with the primarily investment objective of seeking to provide a high level of current income. Capital preservation is the secondary investment objective. Under normal market conditions,

Pioneer Municipal High Income Trust nnnnnnn (NYSE:MHI) has declared a new dividend of $0.10 . The dividend record date is set for Friday, February 15, 2013 with a pay date being announced as Thursday, February 28, 2013 and the ex-date is Wednesday, February 13, 2013. MHI’s current dividend yield is about 6.3% with MHI priced at 16.43 and they have paid 12 dividends in the last year.

Closed-end investment company

AGL Resources Inc. nnnnnnn (NYSE:GAS) has declared a new dividend of $0.47 updated from $0.46. The dividend record date is set for Friday, February 15, 2013 with a pay date being announced as Friday, March 01, 2013 and the ex-date is Wednesday, February 13, 2013. GAS’s current dividend yield is about 4.4% with GAS priced at 42.16 and they have paid 5 dividends in the last year.

AGL Resources, Inc. is an energy services holding company, which is in the business of distribution of natural gas in six states – Florida, Georgia, Maryland, New Jersey, Tennessee and Virginia.

Morgan Stanley Income Securities Inc. nnnnnnn (NYSE:ICB) has declared a new dividend of $0.06 . The dividend record date is set for Friday, February 15, 2013 with a pay date being announced as Friday, February 22, 2013 and the ex-date is Wednesday, February 13, 2013. ICB’s current dividend yield is about 4.2% with ICB priced at 18.28 and they have paid 13 dividends in the last year.

The Fund announced that at a meeting held on 14-Nov-08, shareholders approved certain investment policy changes which will allow the Fund to expand the universe in which it can invest in thereby providing the Fund important flexibility to respond to ongoin

Northeast Utilities nnnnnnn (NYSE:NU) has declared a new dividend of $0.37 updated from $0.34. The dividend record date is set for Friday, March 01, 2013 with a pay date being announced as Thursday, March 28, 2013 and the ex-date is Wednesday, February 27, 2013. NU’s current dividend yield is about 3.9% with NU priced at 40.93 and they have paid 5 dividends in the last year.

Northeast Utilities is a public utility holding company, which is engaged in the energy delivery business through its subsidiaries.

Diebold Inc. nnnnnnn (NYSE:DBD) has declared a new dividend of $0.29 . The dividend record date is set for Friday, February 22, 2013 with a pay date being announced as Friday, March 08, 2013 and the ex-date is Wednesday, February 20, 2013. DBD’s current dividend yield is about 3.9% with DBD priced at 29.28 and they have paid 5 dividends in the last year.

Diebold Incorporated is engaged in providing integrated self-service delivery and security systems and services to the financial, commercial, government and retail markets.

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