Virtus Total Return Fund (the Fund) is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund's investment objective is total return, consisting of both capital appreciation and current income. The Fund invests in a balance of approximately 60% equity and 40% fixed income. The Fund's portfolio consists of sectors, such as utilities, industrials, energy, healthcare, materials, real estate, telecommunication services, consumer staples, information technology, financials and consumer discretionary. The Fund may invest in direct debt instruments, which are interests in amounts owed by a corporate, governmental, or other borrower to lenders or lending syndicates. The Fund's portfolio spans across various regions, such as the United States, Canada, Australia, Spain, the United Kingdom, Italy and Brazil. Virtus Investment Advisers, Inc. serves as the advisor of the Fund. Virtus Investment Advisers, Inc. is a subsidiary of Virtus Investment Partners, Inc.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Finance
- Industry: Closed-End Fund - Equity
- Sub-Industry: N/A
- Symbol: NYSE:DCA
- CUSIP: N/A
- Web: N/A
- 50 Day Moving Avg: $4.53
- 200 Day Moving Avg: $4.49
- 52 Week Range: $4.06 - $4.75
- Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
- P/E Growth: 0.00
- Average Volume: 172,535 shs.
Frequently Asked Questions for Virtus Total Return Fund (NYSE:DCA)
What is Virtus Total Return Fund's stock symbol?
Virtus Total Return Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "DCA."
How often does Virtus Total Return Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Virtus Total Return Fund?
Virtus Total Return Fund announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, March 14th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 24th will be paid a dividend of $0.10 per share on Friday, March 31st. This represents a $0.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 9.15%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 22nd. View Virtus Total Return Fund's Dividend History.
Who are some of Virtus Total Return Fund's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Virtus Total Return Fund include HDFC Bank Limited (HDB), Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B), Berkshire Hathaway (BRK-A), Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Wells Fargo & Co (WFC), Bank of America Corp (BAC), Citigroup (C), HSBC Holdings plc (HSBC), Royal Bank of Canada (RY), Banco Santander, S.A. (SAN), China Life Insurance Co Ltd (LFC), Goldman Sachs Group (GS), BNP Paribas SA (BNPQY), Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD), Allianz SE (AZSEY), U.S. Bancorp (USB) and Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MTU).
Who owns Virtus Total Return Fund stock?
Virtus Total Return Fund's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include
BULLDOG INVESTORS, LLC
(11.38%). Company insiders that own Virtus Total Return Fund stock include Bulldog Investors, Llc, Thomas F Mann and Value Offshore Fund Ltd Full. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Virtus Total Return Fund.
How do I buy Virtus Total Return Fund stock?
Shares of Virtus Total Return Fund can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
What is Virtus Total Return Fund's stock price today?
MarketBeat Community Rating for Virtus Total Return Fund (NYSE DCA)MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Virtus Total Return Fund and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
One share of Virtus Total Return Fund stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.37.
Consensus Ratings for Virtus Total Return Fund (NYSE:DCA) (?) The ratings breakdown includes the most recent rating from each analyst that has rated the stock within the last twelve months. The ratings score is a calculation of the average number of sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). The consensus price target is a mean average of the most recent price target set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months.
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Analysts' Ratings History for Virtus Total Return Fund (NYSE:DCA)
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Earnings History for Virtus Total Return Fund (NYSE:DCA)
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Earnings Estimates for Virtus Total Return Fund (NYSE:DCA)
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Current Dividend Information for Virtus Total Return Fund (NYSE:DCA)
|Most Recent Dividend:||3/31/2017|
|Dividend Growth:||24.00% (3 Year Average)|
Dividend History by Quarter for Virtus Total Return Fund (NYSE:DCA)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Virtus Total Return Fund (NYSE:DCA)Insider Trades by Quarter for Virtus Total Return Fund (NYSE:DCA)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|3/22/2017||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Sell||2,636,634||$4.87||$12,840,407.58|| |
|9/14/2016||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||74,407||$4.53||$337,063.71|| |
|9/14/2016||Value Offshore Fund Ltd. Full||Insider||Buy||2,237||$4.53||$10,133.61|| |
|9/9/2016||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||137,637||$4.64||$638,635.68|| |
|9/9/2016||Value Offshore Fund Ltd. Full||Insider||Buy||4,138||$4.64||$19,200.32|| |
|9/6/2016||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||56,478||$4.67||$263,752.26|| |
|9/6/2016||Value Offshore Fund Ltd. Full||Insider||Buy||1,698||$4.67||$7,929.66|| |
|8/15/2016||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||33,261||$4.61||$153,333.21|| |
|8/15/2016||Value Offshore Fund Ltd. Full||Insider||Buy||1,000||$4.61||$4,610.00|| |
|8/11/2016||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||16,816||$4.58||$77,017.28|| |
|8/11/2016||Value Offshore Fund Ltd. Full||Insider||Buy||507||$4.58||$2,322.06|| |
|8/9/2016||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||63,934||$4.56||$291,539.04|| |
|8/9/2016||Value Offshore Fund Ltd. Full||Insider||Buy||1,926||$4.56||$8,782.56|| |
|8/5/2016||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||75,500||$4.56||$344,280.00|| |
|8/5/2016||Value Offshore Fund Ltd. Full||Insider||Buy||2,274||$4.56||$10,369.44|| |
|8/1/2016||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||17,636||$4.60||$81,125.60|| |
|8/1/2016||Value Offshore Fund Ltd. Full||Insider||Buy||531||$4.60||$2,442.60|| |
|7/20/2016||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||17,600||$4.60||$80,960.00|| |
|7/20/2016||Value Offshore Fund Ltd. Full||Insider||Buy||530||$4.60||$2,438.00|| |
|7/15/2016||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||18,448||$4.56||$84,122.88|| |
|7/15/2016||Value Offshore Fund Ltd. Full||Insider||Buy||627||$4.56||$2,859.12|| |
|7/14/2016||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||54,700||$4.55||$248,885.00|| |
|7/14/2016||Value Offshore Fund Ltd. Full||Insider||Buy||1,861||$4.55||$8,467.55|| |
|7/12/2016||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||57,552||$4.55||$261,861.60|| |
|7/12/2016||Value Offshore Fund Ltd. Full||Insider||Buy||1,958||$4.55||$8,908.90|| |
|6/9/2016||Thomas F Mann||Director||Sell||3,310||$4.51||$14,928.10|| |
|5/25/2016||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||100||$4.28||$428.00|| |
|5/20/2016||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||51,500||$4.24||$218,360.00|| |
|5/17/2016||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||138,896||$4.29||$595,863.84|| |
|5/13/2016||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||93,967||$4.30||$404,058.10|| |
|5/10/2016||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||24,467||$4.29||$104,963.43|| |
|5/5/2016||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||44,752||$4.27||$191,091.04|| |
|5/3/2016||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||66,992||$4.28||$286,725.76|| |
|4/28/2016||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||63,230||$4.26||$269,359.80|| |
|4/26/2016||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||10,602||$4.22||$44,740.44|| |
|4/20/2016||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||37,140||$4.28||$158,959.20|| |
|4/15/2016||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||1,200||$4.19||$5,028.00|| |
|4/14/2016||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||19,998||$4.15||$82,991.70|| |
|4/11/2016||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||53,648||$4.12||$221,029.76|| |
|4/7/2016||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||21,200||$4.15||$87,980.00|| |
|4/5/2016||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||99,757||$4.19||$417,981.83|| |
|4/1/2016||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||59,586||$4.20||$250,261.20|| |
|3/29/2016||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||120,000||$4.09||$490,800.00|| |
|3/24/2016||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||88,300||$4.10||$362,030.00|| |
|3/22/2016||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||107,646||$4.11||$442,425.06|| |
|3/18/2016||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||189,128||$4.12||$779,207.36|| |
|3/16/2016||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||119,474||$4.04||$482,674.96|| |
|3/14/2016||Bulldog Investors, Llc||Major Shareholder||Buy||53,971||$4.04||$218,042.84|| |
|4/17/2014||William J Renahan||Insider||Buy||10,000||$4.34||$43,400.00|| |
|11/5/2013||Connie M Luecke||Insider||Buy||7,500||$4.09||$30,675.00|| |
|5/30/2013||George R Aylward||President||Buy||5,000||$4.16||$20,800.00|| |
|4/1/2013||Willliam R Moyer||Director||Buy||5,000||$4.18||$20,900.00|| |
|9/26/2012||Thomas F Mann||Director||Buy||5,000||$3.92||$19,600.00|| |
Headline Trends for Virtus Total Return Fund (NYSE:DCA)
Latest Headlines for Virtus Total Return Fund (NYSE:DCA)
Virtus Total Return Fund (DCA) Chart for Monday, May, 29, 2017