Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund Stock Price, News & Analysis (NASDAQ:CSQ)

$12.03 0.04 (0.33 %)
(As of 11/21/2017 01:02 AM ET)
Previous Close$11.99
Today's Range$11.99 - $12.07
52-Week Range$9.97 - $12.50
Volume266,077 shs
Average Volume348,080 shs
Market Capitalization$1.85 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield8.26%
Beta1.2

About Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund (NASDAQ:CSQ)

Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund logoCalamos Strategic Total Return Fund (the Fund) is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund's investment strategy is to provide total return through a combination of capital appreciation and current income. The Fund invests in a diversified portfolio of equities, convertible securities and high yield securities. The Fund, under normal circumstances, will invest at least 50% of its managed assets in equity securities (including securities that are convertible into equity securities). The Fund may invest up to 35% of its managed assets in securities of foreign issuers, including debt and equity securities of corporate issuers, and debt securities of government issuers in developed and emerging markets. The Fund holds investments in various sectors, such as consumer discretionary, financials, healthcare, industrials, consumer staples, energy, telecommunication services, utilities, materials and real estate. Calamos Advisors LLC is its investment advisor.


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Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 8.3%
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  • Outstanding Shares: 154,510,000
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund (NASDAQ:CSQ)

What is Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund's stock symbol?

Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CSQ."

How often does Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund?

Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund declared a monthly dividend on Wednesday, November 1st. Investors of record on Friday, November 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.0825 per share on Wednesday, November 15th. This represents a $0.99 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 8.23%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 9th. View Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund's Dividend History.

Who are some of Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund's key competitors?

Who are Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund's key executives?

Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund's management team includes the folowing people:

  • John P. Calamos Sr., President, Trustee (Age 77)
  • Curtis Holloway, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer (Age 50)
  • Mark J. Mickey, Chief Compliance Officer (Age 66)
  • J. Christopher Jackson, Vice President, Secretary (Age 66)
  • Robert F. Behan, Vice President (Age 53)
  • John S. Koudounis, Vice President (Age 51)
  • Stephen B. Timbers, Lead Independent Trustee (Age 71)
  • Virginia G Breen, Independent Trustee (Age 53)
  • Theresa A. Hamacher, Trustee (Age 57)
  • John E. Neal, Independent Trustee

Who owns Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund stock?

Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Advisors Asset Management Inc. (1.29%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.82%), Vident Investment Advisory LLC (0.49%), Stifel Financial Corp (0.42%), Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. (0.00%) and Cohen & Steers Inc. (0.18%). Company insiders that own Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund stock include Frank Hogel, John P Sr Calamos Sr, Michael Stark, Resource Corp Gold and Theresa Hamacher. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund.

Who sold Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund stock? Who is selling Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund stock?

Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Shaker Financial Services LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Wedbush Securities Inc., Stifel Financial Corp, Conning Inc., Oxbow Advisors LLC, Aviance Capital Partners LLC and IFP Advisors Inc. View Insider Buying and Selling for Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund.

Who bought Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund stock? Who is buying Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund stock?

Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Advisors Asset Management Inc., Cohen & Steers Inc., Vident Investment Advisory LLC, Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc., Stratos Wealth Partners LTD., Spectrum Management Group Inc., Yellowstone Partners LLC and Commonwealth Equity Services Inc. Company insiders that have bought Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund stock in the last two years include Frank Hogel, Michael Stark and Theresa Hamacher. View Insider Buying and Selling for Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund.

How do I buy Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund stock?

Shares of Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund's stock price today?

One share of Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund stock can currently be purchased for approximately $12.03.

How big of a company is Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund?

Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund has a market capitalization of $1.85 billion.

How can I contact Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund?

Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund's mailing address is 2020 Calamos Ct, NAPERVILLE, IL 60563-3284, United States. The investment management company can be reached via phone at +1-630-2451046.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund (NASDAQ CSQ)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  28 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  30 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  58
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Analyst Ratings

Analysts' Consensus Rating for Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund (NASDAQ:CSQ)

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Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Ratings, 1 Hold Rating, 0 Buy Ratings, 0 Strong Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Analysts' Consensus Price Target: N/A

Consensus Price Target History for Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund (NASDAQ:CSQ)

Price Target History for Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund (NASDAQ:CSQ)

Analysts' Ratings History for Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund (NASDAQ:CSQ)

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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
6/26/2017Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy -> HoldLowView Rating Details
(Data available from 11/21/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund (NASDAQ:CSQ)


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Earnings Estimates for Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund (NASDAQ:CSQ)

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Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund (NASDAQ CSQ)

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/1/2017monthly$0.088%11/9/201711/10/201711/15/2017
10/2/2017monthly$0.088.11%10/10/201710/11/201710/16/2017
9/5/2017monthly$0.088.41%9/11/20179/12/20179/15/2017
8/1/2017monthly$0.088.22%8/8/20178/10/20178/15/2017
7/3/2017monthly$0.088.38%7/7/20177/11/20177/14/2017
6/2/2017monthly$0.088.38%6/8/20176/12/20176/15/2017
5/1/2017monthly$0.088.57%5/8/20175/10/20175/15/2017
4/3/2017monthly$0.088.9%4/7/20174/11/20174/17/2017
3/1/2017monthly$0.088.84%3/8/20173/10/20173/15/2017
2/1/2017monthly$0.089.16%2/8/20172/10/20172/15/2017
5/2/2016$0.085/9/20165/11/20165/16/2016
4/4/2016$0.084/8/20164/12/20164/15/2016
3/1/2016$0.083/8/20163/10/20163/15/2016
2/1/2016$0.082/8/20162/10/20162/16/2016
12/21/2015$0.0812/29/201512/31/20151/6/2016
12/1/2015$0.0812/8/201512/10/201512/15/2015
11/2/2015$0.0811/6/201511/10/201511/16/2015
7/1/2015monthly$0.088.98%7/8/20157/10/20157/15/2015
6/1/2015monthly$0.088.61%6/8/20156/10/20156/15/2015
5/4/2015monthly$0.088.64%5/8/20155/12/20155/15/2015
4/1/2015monthly$0.088.85%4/8/20154/10/20154/15/2015
3/2/2015monthly$0.088.56%3/9/20153/11/20153/16/2015
2/3/2015monthly$0.088.71%2/6/20152/10/20152/13/2015
12/22/2014monthly$0.088.55%12/29/201412/31/20141/6/2015
11/28/2014monthly$0.088.31%12/8/201412/10/201412/15/2014
11/3/2014monthly$0.088.38%11/6/201411/10/201411/14/2014
9/30/2014monthly$0.088.46%10/7/201410/9/201410/15/2014
9/4/2014monthly$0.088.21%9/8/20149/10/20149/15/2014
8/4/2014monthly$0.088.58%8/8/20148/12/20148/15/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund (NASDAQ CSQ)

Insider Trades by Quarter for Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund (NASDAQ:CSQ)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund (NASDAQ:CSQ)

Insider Trades by Quarter for Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund (NASDAQ CSQ)

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/10/2017Frank HogelDirectorBuy84,000$0.12$10,080.00
10/6/2017Michael StarkDirectorBuy75,000$0.11$8,250.00
7/12/2017Michael StarkDirectorBuy10,000$0.13$1,300.00
1/23/2017John P Sr Calamos SrInsiderSell38,862$10.67$414,657.54View SEC Filing  
11/4/2016Michael StarkDirectorBuy10,000$0.13$1,300.00
3/11/2016Resource Corp. GoldInsiderSell20,000$0.06$1,200.00
3/9/2016Resource Corp. GoldInsiderSell1,000$0.06$60.00
3/4/2016Resource Corp. GoldInsiderSell352,000$0.06$22,281.60
3/3/2016Resource Corp. GoldInsiderSell1,762,000$0.06$98,672.00
3/1/2016Theresa HamacherDirectorBuy1,000$8.87$8,870.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2016Resource Corp. GoldInsiderSell50,000$0.05$2,500.00
2/25/2016Resource Corp. GoldInsiderSell400,000$0.05$18,000.00
2/22/2016Michael StarkDirectorBuy50,000$0.05$2,250.00
2/19/2016Resource Corp. GoldInsiderSell69,000$0.05$3,105.00
2/18/2016Resource Corp. GoldInsiderSell59,000$0.05$2,655.00
2/12/2016Resource Corp. GoldInsiderSell100,000$0.05$4,500.00
2/11/2016Resource Corp. GoldInsiderSell500,000$0.04$20,000.00
2/9/2016Michael StarkDirectorBuy25,000$0.03$750.00
2/9/2016Resource Corp. GoldInsiderSell100,000$0.04$3,500.00
1/14/2016Resource Corp. GoldInsiderSell200,000$0.03$6,000.00
1/13/2016Michael StarkDirectorBuy49,000$0.03$1,470.00
12/9/2015Michael StarkDirectorBuy100,000$0.03$2,500.00
7/21/2015Michael StarkDirectorBuy10,000$0.05$500.00
5/12/2015Michael StarkDirectorBuy10,000$0.09$850.00
4/21/2015Michael StarkDirectorBuy5,000$0.10$475.00
4/7/2015Michael StarkDirectorBuy5,000$0.10$475.00
4/1/2015Michael StarkDirectorBuy5,000$0.10$475.00
3/26/2015Michael StarkDirectorBuy10,000$0.09$900.00
3/24/2015Michael StarkDirectorBuy10,000$0.10$1,000.00
3/19/2015Michael StarkDirectorBuy10,000$0.10$1,000.00
12/8/2014Mark Anthony BillingsDirectorBuy5,000$0.14$700.00
7/10/2014David D TrippleDirectorSell1,000$11.98$11,980.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

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