News articles about First Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund (NYSE:FFA) have been trending positive on Saturday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. First Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund earned a coverage optimism score of 0.33 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the company an impact score of 47.281264144797 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.
First Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund opened at $15.74 on Friday, according to Marketbeat Ratings. First Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund has a 1 year low of $14.00 and a 1 year high of $16.73.
The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, June 29th. Shareholders of record on Monday, June 25th were given a dividend of $0.285 per share. This represents a $1.14 annualized dividend and a yield of 7.24%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, June 22nd.
First Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund (the Fund) is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund’s investment objective is to provide a high level of current income and gains and, to a lesser extent, capital appreciation. The Fund invests in a diversified portfolio of equity securities.
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