Aberdeen Total Dynamic Dividend:AOD

    Manage Alerts


    As of 12/6/2019

    52 Wk Avg$8.20$9.32-12.03%
    52 Wk High$8.70$9.74-10.11%
    52 Wk Low$6.98$8.35-17.03%
    Regular Distribution TypeIncome Only
    Distribution Rate8.00%
    Distribution Amount$0.0575
    Distribution FrequencyMonthly
    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

    Basic Information

    Investment Objective

    The primary investment objective is high current dividend income, with a secondary focus on long-term growth of capital. It will invest at least 80% of its net assets in equity securities of foreign and domestic companies that pay dividends. The Fund will attempt to provide high current dividend income and growth of capital using strategies focused on Dividend Capture, Value and Growth. It seeks to provide dividend income without regard to whether the dividends qualify for the reduced federal income tax rates applicable to qualified dividends under the Internal Revenue Code. It may invest up to 25% of its total assets in securities in emerging markets. It may engage in short sales of securities for investment or hedging purposes. It may also short sell individual stocks.

    Capital Structure

    As of 12/6/2019

    Total Investment Exposure:$1,086.240M
    Total Common Assets:$1,024.789M
    Common Shares Outstanding:105,430,999

    As of 10/31/2018

    Preferred Share Assets:
    Total Debt (USD): $61.451M
    Regulatory Leverage (USD): $61.451M
    Effective Leverage (USD): $61.451M
    Effective Leverage (%): 5.66%
    Annual Expense Ratios

    As of 10/31/2019

      Per Common Share
    Management Fees1.03%
    Other Expenses:0.11%
    Baseline Expense: N/A
    Interest Expense:0.04%
    Total: 1.18%
    Fund Management

    Fund Sponsor
    Aberdeen Asset Managers Limited

    Portfolio Managers
    Bruce C. Ebnother, Joshua Duitz, Brian Hennessey

    Category: Equity-Global Equity
    Ticker: AOD
    NAV Ticker: XAODX
    Average Daily Volume (shares): 108,721
    Average Daily Volume (USD): M
    Inception Date: 1/26/2007
    Inception Share Price: $20.00
    Inception NAV: $19.07
    Tender Offer: Yes
    Term: No
    Fiscal Year End: October 31
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    As of 12/6/2019

    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.
    Distribution History

    Enter declared start and end dates to display distribution history below. Income, Long Gain, Short Gain and ROC breakdowns will only be shown for the past year.

    Declared Date Payable Date Ex Date Distrib Amount Income Long Gain Short Gain ROC

    *Indicates a Special Distribution: A distribution disbursed in addition to the normal distributions paid out by the company.

    Key Information Regarding Distributions
    Avg. Earnings Per Share:
    As of 4/30/2019
    Annualized Distribution Rate on NAV:
    As of 12/6/2019
    Total Return on NAV (12 months):
    As of 12/6/2019
    Total % Portfolio Effectively Leveraged:
    As of 12/6/2019

    Pricing Information

    Premium/Discount Information
    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.
    Premium/Discount Information

    As of 12/7/2019

    PeriodAvg Discount
    6 Month-11.69%
    1 Year-12.03%
    3 Year-11.37%
    5 Year-12.97%

    As of 12/6/2019

    3 Month0.69
    6 Month0.65
    1 Year0.61
    Pricing History
    Date NAV Premium / Discount


    Calendar Year Total Returns

    As of 12/6/2019
    Category: Morningstar US CEF Global Equity

    Past 20 Years

    Return YearPriceNAVCategory - PriceCategory - NAV
    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.
    Annualized Total Returns

    Returns for periods less than one year are cumulative rather than annualized

    As of 12/6/2019
    Category: Morningstar US CEF Global Equity

    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

    Portfolio Characteristics

    Portfolio Characteristics
    Number of Holdings:
    As of 10/31/2019
    Annual Portfolio Turnover:
    As of 10/31/2019
    Asset Allocation

    As of 10/31/2019 reported by Fund Sponsor

    Top Sectors

    As of 10/31/2019 reported by Fund Sponsor

    Sensitive (Super Sector)39.75%
    Cyclical (Super Sector)32.30%
    Defensive (Super Sector)26.52%
    Financial Services17.21%
    Consumer Defensive10.33%
    Communication Services7.85%
    Consumer Cyclical7.25%
    Top Holdings

    As of 10/31/2019 reported by Fund Sponsor

    HoldingValue% Portfolio
    Apple Inc$23.56M2.36%
    Intel Corp$16.37M1.64%
    Microsoft Corp$15.96M1.60%
    Dollar General Corp$14.66M1.47%
    Vodafone Group PLC$14.44M1.45%
    Alphabet Inc Class C$14.11M1.42%
    NextEra Energy Inc$13.82M1.39%
    Essity AB Class B$13.63M1.37%
    Target Corp$13.47M1.35%
    Standard Chartered PLC$13.25M1.33%
    Credit Quality

    As of 6/30/2018 reported by Fund Sponsor

    Country Allocation

    As of 10/31/2019 reported by Fund Sponsor

    Country% Portfolio
    United States - Equity54.45%
    United Kingdom - Equity7.71%
    Switzerland - Equity5.87%
    France - Equity5.22%
    Germany - Equity3.35%
    Spain - Equity2.60%
    Finland - Equity2.52%
    Canada - Equity2.37%
    South Korea - Equity2.20%
    Hong Kong - Equity2.14%
    Sweden - Equity2.03%
    Japan - Equity1.92%
    Brazil - Equity1.57%
    Singapore - Equity1.25%
    Australia - Equity1.07%
    Netherlands - Equity1.01%
    Norway - Equity0.95%
    China - Equity0.35%

    Closed-end fund historical distribution sources have included net investment income, realized gains, and return of capital. For more detailed information on the distributions of a specific fund, please visit the sponsor's website.


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