Media headlines about Swiss Helvetia Fund (NYSE:SWZ) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Swiss Helvetia Fund earned a daily sentiment score of 0.20 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the closed-end fund an impact score of 45.1209169679935 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near term.
Swiss Helvetia Fund (NYSE:SWZ) traded up $0.06 during midday trading on Wednesday, reaching $12.73. 183 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 26,362. Swiss Helvetia Fund has a 1 year low of $11.12 and a 1 year high of $13.74.
In related news, Director Andrew Dakos acquired 33,636 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, December 28th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $12.64 per share, for a total transaction of $425,159.04. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. Over the last quarter, insiders acquired 126,004 shares of company stock worth $1,608,657. Corporate insiders own 0.15% of the company’s stock.
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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.
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