Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Swiss Helvetia Fund, Inc. (The) (NYSE:SWZ) Stock Price

Media stories about Swiss Helvetia Fund, Inc. (The) (NYSE:SWZ) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Swiss Helvetia Fund, Inc. (The) earned a news impact score of 0.16 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave press coverage about the closed-end fund an impact score of 46.5267240557168 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near future.

Shares of Swiss Helvetia Fund, Inc. (SWZ) traded up 0.16% during trading on Friday, reaching $12.55. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 30,340 shares. Swiss Helvetia Fund, Inc. has a 12 month low of $9.75 and a 12 month high of $12.85. The company’s 50 day moving average price is $12.66 and its 200 day moving average price is $11.97.

The business also recently disclosed a semiannual dividend, which was paid on Friday, July 21st. Stockholders of record on Friday, July 14th were issued a $0.01 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, July 12th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.16%.

In other Swiss Helvetia Fund, Inc. (The) news, Director Fred J. Ricciardi purchased 4,000 shares of Swiss Helvetia Fund, Inc. (The) stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, June 7th. The shares were bought at an average price of $12.60 per share, for a total transaction of $50,400.00. Following the acquisition, the director now directly owns 4,000 shares in the company, valued at $50,400. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link. 0.15% of the stock is owned by insiders.

COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: “Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Swiss Helvetia Fund, Inc. (The) (NYSE:SWZ) Stock Price” was first reported by Community Financial News and is the sole property of of Community Financial News. If you are viewing this news story on another domain, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of U.S. and international copyright law. The legal version of this news story can be accessed at https://www.com-unik.info/2017/08/19/swiss-helvetia-fund-inc-the-nyseswz-given-daily-media-sentiment-score-of-0-16-updated.html.

About Swiss Helvetia Fund, Inc. (The)

The Swiss Helvetia Fund, Inc (the Fund) is a non-diversified, closed-end investment company. The Fund’s investment objective is to seek long-term growth of capital through investment in equity and equity-linked securities of Swiss companies. The Fund may also acquire and hold equity and equity-linked securities of non-Swiss companies in limited instances.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for Swiss Helvetia Fund, Inc. (The) (NYSE:SWZ)

What are top analysts saying about Swiss Helvetia Fund Inc. (The)? - Enter your email address in the form below to receive our free daily email newsletter that contains the latest headlines and analysts' recommendations for for Swiss Helvetia Fund Inc. (The) and related companies.

Comments

Leave a Reply


share news on Facebook
tweet this investment news
share on linkedin
share on StockTwits
share on Google Plus
share on reddit