Media headlines about Liberty All-Star Growth Fund (NYSE:ASG) have been trending positive recently, AlphaOne Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm, a unit of Accern, identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. AlphaOne ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Liberty All-Star Growth Fund earned a media sentiment score of 0.26 on AlphaOne’s scale. AlphaOne also gave press coverage about the investment management company an impact score of 0 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near future.
Shares of Liberty All-Star Growth Fund (NYSE:ASG) traded up 1.08% during midday trading on Friday, reaching $4.69. 78,305 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $4.62 and a 200-day moving average of $4.39. Liberty All-Star Growth Fund has a 1-year low of $3.88 and a 1-year high of $4.78.
The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, June 12th. Investors of record on Friday, April 28th will be given a dividend of $0.10 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, April 26th. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 8.53%.
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Liberty All-Star Growth Fund Company Profile
Liberty All-Star Growth Fund, Inc is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund seeks long-term capital appreciation. The Fund may lend its portfolio securities only to borrowers that are approved by the Fund’s securities lending agent, State Street Bank & Trust Co (SSB).The Fund’s portfolio includes various sectors, such as information technology, consumer discretionary, industrials, financials, healthcare, consumer staples, energy and real estate.
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