News coverage about Lazard Global Total Return & Income Fund (NYSE:LGI) has trended somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Lazard Global Total Return & Income Fund earned a media sentiment score of 0.16 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the company an impact score of 47.5987310031013 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next several days.
Shares of Lazard Global Total Return & Income Fund (NYSE LGI) traded up $0.17 on Thursday, hitting $18.86. 28,700 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 53,991. Lazard Global Total Return & Income Fund has a 52-week low of $13.98 and a 52-week high of $18.91.
The firm also recently declared a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, February 23rd. Stockholders of record on Monday, February 12th will be given a $0.1156 dividend. This represents a $1.39 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 7.35%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, February 9th. This is a boost from Lazard Global Total Return & Income Fund’s previous monthly dividend of $0.08.
Lazard Global Total Return and Income Fund, Inc (the Fund) is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund’s investment objective is total return, consisting of capital appreciation and income. The Fund’s Global Equity Portfolio invests in a portfolio of approximately 60 to 80 United States and non-United States equity securities, including American Depository Receipts (ADRs).
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