Special Opp Fd Company Profile (NYSE:SPE)

About Special Opp Fd

Special Opp Fd logoSpecial Opportunities Fund, Inc. (the Fund) is a diversified closed-end management investment company. The Fund's investment objective is to achieve total return. The Fund's investment portfolio consists of investment companies, common stocks, commodity partnerships, preferred stocks, money market funds, corporate notes, liquidation claims, corporate bonds, promissory notes, warrants and rights. The Company also invests in various sectors, such as food products, insurance, information technology services, professional services, real estate investment, trusts software and special purpose acquisition vehicle. The Fund also invests in closed-end funds, auction rate preferred securities, business development companies and real estate investment trusts, among others. Bulldog Investors LLC acts as an investment advisor for the Fund.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Closed-End Fund - Equity
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: SPE
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $14.53
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $14.24
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $14.30
  • 52-Week Range: $12.30 - $15.13
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -1,453.00
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $N/A
  • Beta: 0.74
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Special Opp Fd (NYSE:SPE) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Special Opp Fd (NYSE:SPE)
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Earnings History for Special Opp Fd (NYSE:SPE)
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Earnings Estimates for Special Opp Fd (NYSE:SPE)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.07 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.01 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Special Opp Fd (NYSE:SPE)
Annual Dividend:$0.56
Dividend Yield:3.85%
Dividend Growth:-5.20% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:-800.00% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
-5,600.00% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Special Opp Fd (NYSE:SPE)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Special Opp Fd (NYSE:SPE)
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 41.40%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/1/2016Gerald HellermanCFOBuy3,000$14.16$42,480.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2016Phillip GoldsteinChairmanBuy1,661$13.50$22,423.50View SEC Filing  
4/1/2016Charles C WaldenDirectorBuy4,449$13.10$58,281.90View SEC Filing  
4/1/2016Phillip GoldsteinChairmanBuy4,000$13.06$52,240.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2016Phillip GoldsteinChairmanBuy200$12.50$2,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016Gerald HellermanCFOBuy971$12.45$12,088.95View SEC Filing  
2/3/2016Andrew DakosPresidentBuy2,000$12.46$24,920.00View SEC Filing  
1/6/2016Phillip GoldsteinChairmanBuy2,745$12.96$35,575.20View SEC Filing  
12/2/2015Phillip GoldsteinChairmanBuy8,000$14.44$115,520.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2015Phillip GoldsteinChairmanBuy5,000$14.55$72,750.00View SEC Filing  
2/2/2015Andrew DakosPresidentBuy4,000$14.95$59,800.00View SEC Filing  
1/30/2015Phillip GoldsteinChairmanBuy8,500$14.94$126,990.00View SEC Filing  
1/30/2015Steven SamuelsInsiderSell3,375$14.85$50,118.75View SEC Filing  
1/20/2015Charles C WaldenDirectorBuy2,000$15.19$30,380.00View SEC Filing  
1/14/2015Marc LunderDirectorBuy3,100$15.24$47,244.00View SEC Filing  
1/7/2015Marc LunderDirectorBuy3,700$15.28$56,536.00View SEC Filing  
12/24/2014Phillip GoldsteinChairmanBuy2,699$15.19$40,997.81View SEC Filing  
12/23/2014Phillip GoldsteinChairmanBuy13,301$15.20$202,175.20View SEC Filing  
12/26/2013Gerald HellermanCFOBuy1,000$16.97$16,970.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2013Gerald HellermanCFOBuy2,000$17.08$34,160.00View SEC Filing  
12/26/2012Rajeev P DasVPBuy2,500$14.97$37,425.00View SEC Filing  
9/17/2012Steven SamuelsInsiderBuy1,000$15.77$15,770.00View SEC Filing  
8/31/2012Phillip GoldsteinChairmanBuy2,896$15.22$44,077.12View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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What is Special Opp Fd's stock symbol?

Special Opp Fd trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SPE."

How do I buy Special Opp Fd stock?

Shares of Special Opp 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.

How much does a share of Special Opp Fd stock cost?

One share of Special Opp Fd stock can currently be purchased for approximately $14.53.

Special Opp Fd (NYSE:SPE) Chart for Monday, February, 27, 2017

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Last Updated on 2/27/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff