News headlines about Wells Fargo Utilities and High Incm Fund (NYSE:ERH) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Wells Fargo Utilities and High Incm Fund earned a coverage optimism score of 0.24 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news stories about the company an impact score of 48.3080939136317 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.
Wells Fargo Utilities and High Incm Fund (NYSE:ERH) traded down 0.98% during mid-day trading on Thursday, reaching $13.15. 21,067 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged. Wells Fargo Utilities and High Incm Fund has a 12 month low of $11.20 and a 12 month high of $13.59. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $13.19 and a 200-day moving average of $12.88.
The company also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 1st. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, August 15th will be given a dividend of $0.075 per share. This represents a $0.90 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 6.84%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 11th.
Wells Fargo Utilities and High Incm Fund Company Profile
Wells Fargo Utilities and High Income Fund (the Fund), formerly Wells Fargo Advantage Utilities and High Income Fund, is a diversified closed-end management investment company. The Fund’s investment objective is to seek a high level of current income and moderate capital growth, with an emphasis on providing tax-advantaged dividend income.
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