Virtus Total Return Fund Inc. (NYSE:ZTR) Director Sarah E. Cogan Purchases 2,200 Shares

Virtus Total Return Fund Inc. (NYSE:ZTR) Director Sarah E. Cogan purchased 2,200 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, January 13th. The stock was purchased at an average price of $9.59 per share, with a total value of $21,098.00. The purchase was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this link.

Shares of ZTR stock opened at $9.57 on Friday. The company has a fifty day moving average price of $9.45 and a two-hundred day moving average price of $9.58. Virtus Total Return Fund Inc. has a one year low of $8.55 and a one year high of $10.41.

The business also recently announced a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, March 18th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.08 per share. This represents a $0.96 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 10.03%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 10th.

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Stratos Wealth Partners LTD. acquired a new stake in shares of Virtus Total Return Fund during the 4th quarter worth about $101,000. Hollencrest Capital Management lifted its stake in shares of Virtus Total Return Fund by 27.4% during the 4th quarter. Hollencrest Capital Management now owns 20,105 shares of the investment management company’s stock worth $191,000 after buying an additional 4,328 shares during the last quarter. LPL Financial LLC lifted its stake in shares of Virtus Total Return Fund by 7.0% during the 3rd quarter. LPL Financial LLC now owns 360,453 shares of the investment management company’s stock worth $3,356,000 after buying an additional 23,545 shares during the last quarter. Guggenheim Capital LLC lifted its stake in shares of Virtus Total Return Fund by 25.7% during the 3rd quarter. Guggenheim Capital LLC now owns 274,460 shares of the investment management company’s stock worth $2,555,000 after buying an additional 56,062 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada lifted its stake in shares of Virtus Total Return Fund by 8.0% during the 3rd quarter. Royal Bank of Canada now owns 48,357 shares of the investment management company’s stock worth $450,000 after buying an additional 3,584 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors own 9.01% of the company’s stock.

Virtus Total Return Fund Company Profile

Virtus Global Dividend & Income Fund Inc is a closed-ended balanced mutual fund launched by Virtus Investment Partners, Inc The fund is co-managed by Virtus Investment Advisers, Inc, Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC and Newfleet Asset Management, LLC. It invests in the public equity and fixed income markets of the United States.

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