Media headlines about Aberdeen Greater China Fund (NYSE:GCH) have been trending positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Aberdeen Greater China Fund earned a daily sentiment score of 0.32 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the investment management company an impact score of 45.853671132922 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next few days.
Shares of Aberdeen Greater China Fund (NYSE:GCH) traded up $0.27 during trading on Friday, reaching $13.67. 13,618 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 11,841. Aberdeen Greater China Fund has a fifty-two week low of $8.96 and a fifty-two week high of $13.67.
The firm also recently announced a special dividend, which was paid on Monday, January 8th. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 29th were issued a dividend of $0.1446 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, December 28th. This is a boost from Aberdeen Greater China Fund’s previous special dividend of $0.07.
Aberdeen Greater China Fund Company Profile
Aberdeen Greater China Fund, Inc is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company. Its investment objective is to seek long-term capital appreciation through investment in listed equity securities of companies that are organized under the laws of, and have their principal place of business in, China and/or Hong Kong and/or Taiwan, and during their recent fiscal year derived at least 50% of their revenues or profits from goods produced or sold, investments made or services performed in China and/or Hong Kong and/or Taiwan or have at least 50% of their assets in China and/or Hong Kong and/or Taiwan.
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