India Fund Inc (NYSE:IFN) declared a special dividend on Thursday, December 21st, Wall Street Journal reports. Investors of record on Friday, December 29th will be given a dividend of 2.834 per share by the investment management company on Monday, January 8th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 28th. This is a boost from India Fund’s previous special dividend of $0.33.

India Fund has decreased its dividend payment by an average of 12.2% annually over the last three years.

India Fund (NYSE IFN) traded up $0.12 during trading hours on Thursday, reaching $28.36. 170,462 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 87,651. India Fund has a 1 year low of $20.39 and a 1 year high of $28.81.

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India Fund Company Profile

The India Fund, Inc (the Fund) is a non-diversified closed-end management investment company. The Fund’s investment objective is long-term capital appreciation, which it seeks to achieve by investing primarily in the equity securities of Indian companies. The Fund’s portfolio of investments includes financials, consumer staples, information technology, materials, healthcare, consumer discretionary, industrials, telecommunication services and energy.

Dividend History for India Fund (NYSE:IFN)

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