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The Zweig Total Return Fund Company Profile (NYSE:ZTR)

Consensus Ratings for The Zweig Total Return Fund (NYSE:ZTR) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for The Zweig Total Return Fund (NYSE:ZTR)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
7/15/2015Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/26/2014 forward)
Earnings History for The Zweig Total Return Fund (NYSE:ZTR)
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Earnings Estimates for The Zweig Total Return Fund (NYSE:ZTR)
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Current Dividend Information for The Zweig Total Return Fund (NYSE:ZTR)
Annual Dividend:$1.32
Dividend Yield:11.16%
Payout Ratio:Infinity
Dividend Growth:-5.10% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for The Zweig Total Return Fund (NYSE:ZTR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
6/3/2016monthly$0.1111.15%6/9/20166/13/20166/20/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/3/2016monthly$0.1110.91%5/10/20165/12/20165/19/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/4/2016monthly$0.1111.14%4/7/20164/11/20164/18/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/2/2016monthly$0.087.84%3/9/20163/11/20163/18/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/2/2016monthly$0.082.22%2/9/20162/11/20162/19/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/23/2015special$0.062.09%12/29/201512/31/20151/11/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/2/2015monthly$0.087.95%12/9/201512/11/201512/18/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/3/2015monthly$0.087.76%11/9/201511/12/201511/19/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/2/2015monthly$0.088.29%10/8/201510/13/201510/20/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/2/2015monthly$0.088.22%9/9/20159/11/20159/18/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/4/2015monthly$0.098.16%8/11/20158/13/20158/20/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/2/2015monthly$0.098.06%7/9/20157/13/20157/20/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/2/2015monthly$0.097.96%6/9/20156/11/20156/18/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/4/2015monthly$0.097.83%5/7/20155/11/20155/18/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/2/2015monthly$0.097.82%4/9/20154/13/20154/20/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/3/2015monthly$0.097.81%3/10/20153/12/20153/19/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/3/2015monthly$0.097.6%2/10/20152/12/20152/20/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/1/2014dec 14$0.097.79%12/9/201412/11/201412/18/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/5/2014monthly$0.097.76%11/10/201411/13/201411/20/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/2/2014monthly$0.097.78%10/9/201410/14/201410/21/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/2/2014sep 14$0.097.77%9/10/20149/12/20149/19/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/4/2014monthly$0.097.76%8/7/20148/11/20148/18/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/2/2014monthly$0.097.66%7/9/20147/11/20147/18/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/2/2014jun 14$0.097.7%6/10/20146/12/20146/19/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/2/2014monthly$0.097.71%5/8/20145/12/20145/19/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/2/2014monthly$0.097.76%4/9/20144/11/20144/21/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/4/2014monthly$0.097.7%3/11/20143/13/20143/20/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/4/2014monthly$0.097.86%2/11/20142/13/20142/21/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/3/2013monthly$0.097.77%12/10/201312/12/201312/19/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/2/2013dec 13$0.0912/10/201312/12/201312/19/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/4/2013monthly$0.097.8%11/7/201311/12/201311/19/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/1/2013nov 13$0.0911/7/201311/12/201311/19/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/2/2013monthly$0.097.85%10/9/201310/11/201310/18/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/4/2013monthly$0.087.84%9/11/20139/13/20139/20/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/3/2013sep 13$0.089/11/20139/13/20139/20/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/2/2013monthly$0.097.81%8/8/20138/12/20138/19/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/1/2013aug 13$0.098/8/20138/12/20138/19/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for The Zweig Total Return Fund (NYSE:ZTR)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
10/9/2015David DickersonSVPBuy1,700$11.75$19,975.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/14/2015Carlton NeelSVPBuy7,000$13.69$95,830.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/28/2014Carlton NeelSVPBuy2,260$13.72$31,007.20View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/17/2014Carlton NeelSVPBuy5,000$13.19$65,950.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/23/2014Wendy W LuscombeDirectorSell2,000$14.06$28,120.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/14/2014Wendy W LuscombeDirectorSell1,000$13.79$13,790.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/19/2013David DickersonSVPBuy8,100$13.74$111,294.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/5/2013Wendy W LuscombeDirectorBuy2,200$12.85$28,270.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/24/2013James B Rogers JrDirectorBuy1,000$12.53$12,530.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/13/2013James B Rogers JrDirectorBuy1,000$13.26$13,260.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/2/2013David DickersonSVPBuy4,000$13.02$52,080.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/29/2013Carlton NeelSVPBuy5,000$12.97$64,850.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/12/2013Carlton NeelSVPBuy5,000$12.96$64,800.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/10/2013Carlton NeelSVPBuy15,000$12.87$193,050.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/9/2013Carlton NeelSVPBuy3,054$12.87$39,304.98View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/4/2013Carlton NeelSVPBuy5,000$12.94$64,700.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/3/2013Carlton NeelSVPBuy10,000$12.99$129,900.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/14/2012David DickersonSVPBuy2,000$12.43$24,860.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for The Zweig Total Return Fund (NYSE:ZTR)
DateHeadline
06/13/16 10:22 AMZweig Total Return Fund : Fund and Total Return Fund Announce Results of Joint Annual Meeting of Shareholders
06/03/16 03:35 PMZweig Total Return Fund Announces Final Results Of Tender Offer - [at noodls] - NEW YORK, June 3, 2016/PRNewswire / -- The Zweig Total Return Fund, Inc. (NYSE: ZTR) (the 'Fund') announced today that, in accordance with its tender offer for up to 15 percent of its issued and outstanding ...
05/27/16 07:57 AMZweig Total Return Fund Announces Preliminary Results of Tender Offer - [at noodls] - NEW YORK, May 27, 2016/PRNewswire / -- The Zweig Total Return Fund, Inc. (NYSE: ZTR) (the 'Fund') announced today that the Fund's tender offer for 4,768,925.10 of its issued and outstanding shares of common ...
01/04/16 04:41 PMThe Zweig Total Return Fund, Inc. Discloses Sources Of Distribution -- Section 19(a) Notice - [at noodls] - NEW YORK, Jan. 4, 2016/PRNewswire / -- The Zweig Total Return Fund, Inc. (NYSE: ZTR) declared a monthly distribution of $0.080per share, payable on January 11, 2016, to shareholders of record on December ...
12/30/15 03:34 PMThe Zweig Total Return Fund, Inc. Restates Net Asset Value For December 29, 2015 - [at noodls] - NEW YORK, Dec. 30, 2015/PRNewswire / -- The Zweig Total Return Fund, Inc. (NYSE: ZTR) announced it is restating its net asset value for December 29, 2015from $13.80per share to $13.72. The restatement ...
12/30/15 12:26 PMAncora Advisors Sends Letter to the Board of Directors of The Zweig Total Return Fund, Inc. (NYSE: ZTR) - [PR Newswire] - CLEVELAND, Dec. 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Ancora Advisors LLC ("Ancora"), a shareholder of The Zweig Total Return Fund, Inc. ("fund" or "ZTR"), sent a letter today to George ...
12/21/15 12:25 PMThe Zweig Total Return Fund, Inc. Authorizes Declaration Of A Distribution - [at noodls] - NEW YORK, Dec. 21, 2015/PRNewswire / -- The Zweig Total Return Fund, Inc. (NYSE: ZTR) announced that its board of directors declared a distribution payable January 11, 2016to stockholders of record on ...
12/08/15 12:14 PMZWEIG TOTAL RETURN FUND INC Financials -
12/01/15 02:05 PMThe Zweig Total Return Fund, Inc. Declares Distribution And Discloses Sources Of Distribution -- Section 19(a) Notice - [at noodls] - NEW YORK, Dec. 1, 2015/PRNewswire / -- The Zweig Total Return Fund, Inc. (NYSE: ZTR) today announced a monthly distribution of $0.081per share, payable on December 18, 2015, to shareholders of record on ...
11/12/15 07:35 AMOrigins of Technical Movement, Pricing Tomorrow - Research on Titan International, Zweig Total Return Fund, BlackRock Science and Technology Trust, and Sanchez Energy Corp - [Accesswire] - NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / November 12, 2015 / Moments ago, Trader's Choice released new research updates concerning several important developing situations including the following equities: Titan International ...
11/05/15 07:00 AMWhat is Ticking the Markets - Research on Overstock.com, Titan International, Zweig Total Return Fund and BlackRock Science and Technology Trust - [Accesswire] - NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / November 05, 2015 / Moments ago, Trader's Choice released new research updates concerning several important developing situations including the following equities: Overstock.com ...
10/01/15 01:18 PMThe Zweig Total Return Fund, Inc. Declares Distribution and Discloses Sources of Distribution - Section 19(a) Notice - [at noodls] - NEW YORK, Oct. 1, 2015/PRNewswire / -- The Zweig Total Return Fund, Inc. (NYSE: ZTR) today announced a monthly distribution of $0.079per share, payable on October 20, 2015, to shareholders of record on ...
About The Zweig Total Return Fund

The Zweig Total Return Fund, Inc. is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund's investment objective is to seek total return, consisting of capital appreciation and income. The Fund invests a fixed income portion of the portfolio in the United States Government securities and investment grade corporate bonds; however, the Fund may also invest a portion of its assets in high yield bonds and foreign issuers. The Fund invests in various sectors, including information technology, consumer discretionary, financials, healthcare, industrials, energy, consumer staples, telecommunication services, materials, utilities and exchange traded funds. The Fund's asset allocation includes common stocks, the United States Government securities, corporate bonds and other, which includes short-term investments. Zweig Advisers LLC, a subsidiary of Virtus Investment Partners, Inc. (Virtus), is the advisor and manager of the Fund.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finanical Services
  • Industry: Closed-End Fund - Equity
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: ZTR
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $11.83
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $11.95
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $11.82
  • P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $N/A
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $N/A EPS
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