About Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund (NYSE:GOF)
Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund's investment objective is to maximize total return through a combination of current income and capital appreciation. The Fund seeks to achieve its investment objective by investing in a range of fixed-income and other debt and senior equity securities (income securities) selected from a range of credit qualities and sectors, including, but not limited to, corporate bonds, loans and loan participations, structured finance investments, the United States Government and agency securities, mezzanine and preferred securities and convertible securities, and in common stocks, limited liability company interests, trust certificates and other equity investments (common equity securities, exposure to which is obtained primarily by investing in exchange-traded funds). Guggenheim Funds Investment Advisors, LLC serves as the investment advisor to the Fund.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Closed End Funds
Trailing P/E Ratio7.832109375
Forward P/E RatioN/A
Sales & Book Value
Price / SalesN/A
Price / CashN/A
Price / BookN/A
Return on Equity8.91%
Return on Assets7.24%
Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund (NYSE:GOF) Frequently Asked Questions
What is Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund's stock symbol?
Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GOF."
How often does Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund?
Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund announced a monthly dividend on Friday, March 2nd. Investors of record on Thursday, March 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.1821 per share on Thursday, March 29th. This represents a $2.19 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 10.90%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 14th. View Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund's Dividend History.
Who are some of Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund include BlackRock Enhanced Global Dividend Trust (BOE), Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust (EFT), Clearbridge Energy MLP Total Return Fund (CTR), MFS Charter Income Trust (MCR), Goldman Sachs MLP Inc Opp (GMZ), Carador Income Fund (CIFU), Oxford Lane Capital (OXLC), Center Coast Brookfield MLP&Enrg Inf Fnd (CEN), Kayne Anderson Energy Development (KED), BlackRock LT Municipal Advantage Trust (BTA), Voya Asia Pacific High (IAE), Malaysia Fund (MAY), Full Circle Capital (FULL), GLI Finance (GLIF), Andalas Energy and Power (ADL), Helios Advantage Income Fund (HAV), MCG Capital (MCGC) and Warehouse REIT (WHR).
Who are Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund's key executives?
Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund's management team includes the folowing people:
- Donald C. Cacciapaglia, Chief Executive Officer, Trustee (Age 66)
- John L. Sullivan, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer, Treasurer (Age 62)
- Joanna Catalucci, Chief Compliance Officer (Age 51)
- William H. Belden III, Vice President (Age 52)
- Bryan Stone, Vice President (Age 38)
- Joseph M. Arruda, Assistant Treasurer (Age 51)
- Mark J. Furjanic, Assistant Treasurer (Age 58)
- James Howley, Assistant Treasurer (Age 45)
- Kimberly J. Scott, Assistant Treasurer (Age 43)
- Amy J. Lee, Chief Legal Officer (Age 56)
Has Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund been receiving favorable news coverage?
Media headlines about GOF stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund earned a media sentiment score of 0.05 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the investment management company an impact score of 43.66 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.
Who are Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund's major shareholders?
Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Advisor Group Inc. (0.67%), Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. (0.29%), Prime Capital Investment Advisors LLC (0.29%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.26%), Mosaic Family Wealth LLC (0.25%) and Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. (0.21%). Company insiders that own Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund stock include Adam Bloch, B Scott Minerd, James W Michal, Randall C Barnes, Roman Friedrich III and Ronald E Toupin Jr. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund.
Which institutional investors are selling Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund stock?
Which institutional investors are buying Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund stock?
GOF stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Advisor Group Inc., Prime Capital Investment Advisors LLC, MML Investors Services LLC, Cetera Advisor Networks LLC, Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. and SWS Partners. Company insiders that have bought Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund stock in the last two years include James W Michal, Randall C Barnes, Roman Friedrich III and Ronald E Toupin Jr. View Insider Buying and Selling for Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund.
How do I buy shares of Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund?
Shares of GOF 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 Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund's stock price today?
One share of GOF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.05.
How big of a company is Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund?
Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund has a market capitalization of $489.71 million.
How can I contact Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund?
Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund's mailing address is 227 W Monroe St, CHICAGO, IL 60606-5055, United States. The investment management company can be reached via phone at +1-312-8270100.
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Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund (NYSE:GOF) Dividend Information
|Dividend Growth:||0.00% (3 Year Average)|
|Payout Ratio:||85.55% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings) |
Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund (NYSE:GOF) Dividend History by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund (NYSE GOF) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History
Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund (NYSE GOF) Insider Trades by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Shares Held After Transaction||Details|
|2/5/2018||Randall C Barnes||Insider||Buy||2,600||$20.23||$52,598.00|| |
|1/30/2018||Randall C Barnes||Insider||Buy||2,997||$20.82||$62,397.54|| |
|12/28/2017||B. Scott Minerd||Insider||Sell||32,143||$21.65||$695,895.95|| |
|7/20/2017||Roman Friedrich III||Insider||Buy||500||$21.07||$10,535.00||1,461|| |
|6/29/2017||Ronald E Toupin Jr||Insider||Buy||150||$21.03||$3,154.50||1,666|| |
|4/20/2017||Ronald E Toupin Jr||Insider||Buy||290||$20.59||$5,971.10||1,420|| |
|7/5/2016||Ronald E Toupin Jr||Insider||Buy||195||$18.28||$3,564.60||1,093|| |
|4/12/2016||James W Michal||Portfolio Manager||Buy||647||$16.96||$10,973.12||647|| |
|4/5/2016||Adam Bloch||Portfolio Manager||Sell||683||$17.20||$11,747.60|| |
|3/31/2016||Ronald E Toupin Jr||Insider||Buy||100||$17.09||$1,709.00||872|| |
|3/14/2016||Randall C Barnes||Insider||Buy||6,000||$16.14||$96,840.00|| |
|3/11/2016||B. Scott Minerd||CIO||Buy||12,000||$16.14||$193,680.00||24,143|| |
|2/10/2016||Randall C Barnes||Insider||Buy||3,000||$15.50||$46,500.00||20,756|| |
|12/4/2015||Maynard F. Oliverius||insider||Buy||1,000||$17.76||$17,760.00||11,150|| |
|8/11/2015||B. Scott Minerd||CIO||Buy||7,000||$18.83||$131,810.00|| |
|6/30/2015||B. Scott Minerd||CIO||Buy||1,300||$21.73||$28,249.00|| |
|6/29/2015||B. Scott Minerd||CIO||Buy||5,143||$19.23||$98,899.89|| |
|6/26/2015||Donald A Jr. Chubb||Insider||Buy||1,000||$19.69||$19,690.00|| |
|3/17/2014||Robert B Karn III||Insider||Buy||1,000||$21.19||$21,190.00|| |
|1/17/2014||Donald Cacciapaglia||Insider||Buy||4,700||$21.26||$99,922.00|| |
|6/24/2013||Randall C Barnes||Insider||Buy||5,200||$21.08||$109,616.00|| |
|6/11/2013||Randall C Barnes||Insider||Buy||6,200||$21.88||$135,656.00|| |
|12/28/2012||Randall C Barnes||Insider||Buy||1,300||$21.23||$27,599.00|| |
|12/26/2012||Randall C Barnes||Insider||Buy||2,400||$21.45||$51,480.00|| |
|12/5/2012||Randall C Barnes||Insider||Buy||2,793||$21.06||$58,820.58|| |
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