The New Ireland Fund Company Profile (NYSE:IRL)

About The New Ireland Fund (NYSE:IRL)

The New Ireland Fund 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: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:IRL
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: N/A
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $13.55
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $12.64
  • 52 Week Range: $10.96 - $14.33
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Average Volume: 23,205 shs.
  • Beta: 0.78

Frequently Asked Questions for The New Ireland Fund (NYSE:IRL)

What is The New Ireland Fund's stock symbol?

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

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

The New Ireland Fund declared a special dividend on Wednesday, March 15th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 24th will be given a dividend of $0.2607 per share on Friday, March 31st. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 22nd. View The New Ireland Fund's Dividend History.

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How do I buy The New Ireland Fund stock?

Shares of The New Ireland 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.

How much does a share of The New Ireland Fund stock cost?

One share of The New Ireland Fund stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.80.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for The New Ireland Fund (NYSE:IRL) (?)
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Analysts' Ratings History for The New Ireland Fund (NYSE:IRL)
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Current Dividend Information for The New Ireland Fund (NYSE:IRL)
Most Recent Dividend:3/31/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.18
Dividend Yield:8.55%
Dividend Growth:213.40% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:
Dividend Payments by Quarter for The New Ireland Fund (NYSE:IRL)

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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for The New Ireland Fund (NYSE:IRL)
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 32.82%
Insider Trades by Quarter for The New Ireland Fund (NYSE:IRL)
Insider Trades by Quarter for The New Ireland Fund (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)


Headline Trends for The New Ireland Fund (NYSE:IRL)
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The New Ireland Fund (IRL) Chart for Wednesday, May, 24, 2017

This page was last updated on 5/24/2017 by Staff