New Ireland Fd Company Profile (NYSE:IRL)

About New Ireland Fd (NYSE:IRL)

New Ireland Fd logoThe New Ireland Fund, Inc. (the Fund) is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund's investment objective is long-term capital appreciation through investment primarily in equity securities of Irish companies. Under normal circumstances, the Fund invests approximately 80% of its total assets in Irish equity and fixed income securities. It focuses on investing approximately 65% of its total assets in equity securities of issuers organized under the laws of Ireland. It invests approximately 20% of its assets in other types of securities, including equity and debt securities of issuers from around the world. The Fund invests in various sectors, such as marine; food and staples retailing; construction materials; airlines; hotels, restaurants and leisure; commercial banks; building products, and food products. KBI Global Investors (North America) Ltd. is the investment advisor of the Fund.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Closed End Funds
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:IRL
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: N/A
  • Market Cap: $73.93 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 5,338,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $13.91
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $13.23
  • 52 Week Range: $11.30 - $14.33
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Annual Dividend: $0.55
  • Dividend Yield: 4.0%
  • Average Volume: 17,803 shs.
  • Beta: 0.72
Frequently Asked Questions for New Ireland Fd (NYSE:IRL)

What is New Ireland Fd's stock symbol?

New Ireland Fd trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "IRL."

How often does New Ireland Fd pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for New Ireland Fd?

New Ireland Fd announced a special dividend on Thursday, June 15th. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 23rd will be given a dividend of $0.3099 per share on Friday, June 30th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 21st. This is a positive change from New Ireland Fd's previous special dividend of $0.26. View New Ireland Fd's Dividend History.

Who are some of New Ireland Fd's key competitors?

Who are New Ireland Fd's key executives?

New Ireland Fd's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Margaret Duffy, Chairman of the Board
  • Sean M. Hawkshaw, President, Director
  • Salvatore Faia, Chief Compliance Officer
  • Lelia Long, Treasurer
  • Bryan Deering, Assistant Treasurer
  • Vincenzo A. Scarduzio Esq., Secretary
  • Peter J. Hooper, Director
  • Michael A. Pignataro, Director
  • David Dempsey, Independent Director

How do I buy New Ireland Fd stock?

Shares of New Ireland Fd 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 New Ireland Fd's stock price today?

One share of New Ireland Fd stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.83.

MarketBeat Community Rating for New Ireland Fd (NYSE IRL)
Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  5 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  7 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  12
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for New Ireland Fd (NYSE:IRL) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
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Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for New Ireland Fd (NYSE:IRL)
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Earnings History for New Ireland Fd (NYSE:IRL)
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Current Dividend Information for New Ireland Fd (NYSE:IRL)
Most Recent Dividend:6/30/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.55
Dividend Yield:3.98%
Dividend Growth:213.40% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:
Dividend Payments by Quarter for New Ireland Fd (NYSE:IRL)

Dividend History by Quarter for New Ireland Fd (NYSE IRL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for New Ireland Fd (NYSE:IRL)
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 36.97%
Insider Trades by Quarter for New Ireland Fd (NYSE:IRL)
Insider Trades by Quarter for New Ireland Fd (NYSE:IRL)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
1/21/2016Michael PignataroDirectorBuy1,000$12.72$12,720.00View SEC Filing  
1/8/2016Margaret DuffyDirectorBuy1,000$13.08$13,080.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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New Ireland Fd (IRL) Chart for Wednesday, July, 26, 2017

This page was last updated on 7/26/2017 by Staff