Headlines about Wells Fargo Multi-Sector Income Fund (NYSE:ERC) have been trending somewhat positive on Friday, according to AlphaOne Sentiment Analysis. The research group, a division of Accern, identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. AlphaOne ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Wells Fargo Multi-Sector Income Fund earned a media sentiment score of 0.03 on AlphaOne’s scale. AlphaOne also gave headlines about the closed-end fund an impact score of 0 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.
Shares of Wells Fargo Multi-Sector Income Fund (NYSE:ERC) traded up 0.07% during midday trading on Friday, reaching $13.46. The company had a trading volume of 178,169 shares. The firm has a market cap of $554.05 million and a P/E ratio of 9.41. The company’s 50-day moving average is $13.47 and its 200-day moving average is $13.18. Wells Fargo Multi-Sector Income Fund has a 52-week low of $11.79 and a 52-week high of $13.62.
The firm also recently announced a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, July 3rd. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, June 14th will be paid a $0.1063 dividend. This represents a $1.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 9.48%. This is a boost from Wells Fargo Multi-Sector Income Fund’s previous monthly dividend of $0.11. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, June 12th.
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In other Wells Fargo Multi-Sector Income Fund news, major shareholder Saba Capital Management, L.P. sold 2,008,974 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, May 16th. The stock was sold at an average price of $14.15, for a total value of $28,426,982.10. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Over the last three months, insiders sold 2,474,930 shares of company stock valued at $34,715,379.
About Wells Fargo Multi-Sector Income Fund
Wells Fargo Multi-Sector Income Fund (the Fund) is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund’s investment objective is to seek a high level of current income consistent with limiting its overall exposure to domestic interest rate risk. The Fund’s portfolio includes agency securities, asset-backed securities, common stocks, corporate bonds and notes, foreign corporate bonds and notes, foreign government bonds, loans, municipal obligations, non-agency mortgage-backed securities and short-term investments.
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