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NYSE:PCF - High Income Securities Fund Stock Price, Forecast & News

$6.61
-0.10 (-1.49 %)
(As of 03/27/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$6.37
Now: $6.61
$6.68
50-Day Range
$5.17
MA: $8.31
$9.52
52-Week Range
$4.70
Now: $6.61
$9.61
Volume47,507 shs
Average Volume58,024 shs
Market Capitalization$36.82 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield7.24%
Beta0.51
High Income Securities Fund is a closed-ended balanced income mutual fund launched and managed by Putnam Investment Management, LLC. The fund is co-managed by Putnam Investments Limited. It invests in the fixed income markets of the United States. The fund seeks to invest in stocks of companies operating across diversified sectors. It invests in both convertible bonds and convertible preferred stocks. The fund benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against a composite index comprising of 50% JPMorgan Developed High Yield Index and 50% BofA Merrill Lynch AllConvertibles Speculative Quality Index. The fund was formerly known as Putnam High Income Securities Fund High Income Securities Fund was formed on July 9, 1987 and is domiciled in the United States.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Investment offices, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
CUSIPN/A
WebN/A
PhoneN/A

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Annual SalesN/A

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EmployeesN/A
Market Cap$36.82 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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High Income Securities Fund (NYSE:PCF) Frequently Asked Questions

How has High Income Securities Fund's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

High Income Securities Fund's stock was trading at $7.96 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, PCF shares have decreased by 17.0% and is now trading at $6.61. View which stocks have been mosted impacted by Coronavirus.

How often does High Income Securities Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for High Income Securities Fund?

High Income Securities Fund declared a monthly dividend on Monday, January 6th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, March 17th will be paid a dividend of $0.082 per share on Tuesday, March 31st. This represents a $0.98 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 14.89%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, March 16th. View High Income Securities Fund's dividend history.

Has High Income Securities Fund been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about PCF stock has trended somewhat positive on Saturday, according to InfoTrie. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. High Income Securities Fund earned a media sentiment score of 0.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the financial services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. View the latest news aboutHigh Income Securities Fund.

Are investors shorting High Income Securities Fund?

High Income Securities Fund saw a drop in short interest in March. As of March 13th, there was short interest totaling 2,900 shares, a drop of 83.1% from the February 27th total of 17,200 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 38,400 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.1 days. Approximately 0.1% of the company's shares are short sold. View High Income Securities Fund's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of High Income Securities Fund's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of High Income Securities Fund own?

Who are High Income Securities Fund's key executives?

High Income Securities Fund's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Robert Lloyd Reynolds, Pres and Interested Trustee (Age 67)
  • Mr. Jonathan S. Horwitz, Principal Exec. Officer, Exec. VP and Compliance Liaison (Age 64)
  • Mr. Steven D. Krichmar, Principal Financial Officer and VP (Age 61)
  • Mr. Alexander J. C. Smith, Principal Accounting Officer, VP and Assistant Treasurer (Age 85)
  • Mr. Robert R. Leveille, Chief Compliance Officer and VP (Age 50)

What is High Income Securities Fund's stock symbol?

High Income Securities Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "PCF."

Who are High Income Securities Fund's major shareholders?

High Income Securities Fund's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Rivernorth Capital Management LLC (4.33%), Advisors Asset Management Inc. (3.29%), Kerntke Otto McGlone Wealth Management Group (1.22%), Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. (0.32%), RMB Capital Management LLC (0.32%) and Doliver Advisors LP (0.20%). Company insiders that own High Income Securities Fund stock include Gerald Hellerman, Moritz A Sell and Phillip Goldstein. View institutional ownership trends for High Income Securities Fund.

Which major investors are selling High Income Securities Fund stock?

PCF stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Advisors Asset Management Inc., Rivernorth Capital Management LLC, and Doliver Advisors LP. View insider buying and selling activity for High Income Securities Fund.

Which major investors are buying High Income Securities Fund stock?

PCF stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Kerntke Otto McGlone Wealth Management Group, RMB Capital Management LLC, FNY Investment Advisers LLC, and Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc.. Company insiders that have bought High Income Securities Fund stock in the last two years include Gerald Hellerman, Moritz A Sell, and Phillip Goldstein. View insider buying and selling activity for High Income Securities Fund.

How do I buy shares of High Income Securities Fund?

Shares of PCF 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is High Income Securities Fund's stock price today?

One share of PCF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $6.61.

How big of a company is High Income Securities Fund?

High Income Securities Fund has a market capitalization of $36.82 million.  View additional information about High Income Securities Fund.


MarketBeat Community Rating for High Income Securities Fund (NYSE PCF)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  104 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  126 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  230
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about High Income Securities Fund and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PCF will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PCF will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/28/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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