Media coverage about Royce Value Trust (NYSE:RVT) has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Royce Value Trust earned a news sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the financial services provider an impact score of 46.2441574859562 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next several days.
NYSE RVT traded up $0.18 during trading hours on Thursday, reaching $15.56. The stock had a trading volume of 339,178 shares, compared to its average volume of 292,542. Royce Value Trust has a 52-week low of $13.80 and a 52-week high of $17.18.
The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, March 23rd. Investors of record on Monday, March 12th were given a $0.29 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, March 9th. This represents a $1.16 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 7.46%.
Royce Value Trust, Inc is a diversified, closed-end investment company. The Fund invests primarily in small-cap securities. The Fund’s portfolio of investments includes industrials, financials, information technology, materials, healthcare, consumer discretionary, energy, consumer staples, real estate and telecommunication services.
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