NYSE:SPE - Special Opportunities Fund Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$15.01 -0.04 (-0.27 %)
(As of 09/21/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$15.05
Today's Range$14.99 - $15.05
52-Week Range$14.48 - $16.20
Volume11,400 shs
Average Volume14,322 shs
Market Capitalization$127.63 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.33%
Special Opportunities Fund logoThere is no company description available for Special Opportunities Fund.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Investment offices, not elsewhere classified


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A


Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A


Outstanding Shares8,510,000
Market Cap$127.63 million

Special Opportunities Fund (NYSE:SPE) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Special Opportunities Fund's stock symbol?

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

How often does Special Opportunities Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Special Opportunities Fund?

Special Opportunities Fund announced an annual dividend on Monday, December 11th. Investors of record on Tuesday, December 19th will be given a dividend of $0.20 per share on Friday, December 29th. This represents a yield of 1.24%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, December 18th. View Special Opportunities Fund's Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for SPE?

3 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for Special Opportunities Fund's shares. Their forecasts range from $8.00 to $11.25. On average, they expect Special Opportunities Fund's share price to reach $9.6667 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 35.6%. View Analyst Price Targets for Special Opportunities Fund.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Special Opportunities Fund?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Special Opportunities Fund in the last year. There are currently 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Special Opportunities Fund.

Who are some of Special Opportunities Fund's key competitors?

Who are Special Opportunities Fund's key executives?

Special Opportunities Fund's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Phillip F. Goldstein, Chairman of the Board, Secretary (Age 72)
  • Andrew Dakos, President, Director (Age 50)
  • Gerald Hellerman, Chief Compliance Officer, Director (Age 79)
  • Ben H. Harris, Independent Director (Age 48)
  • Marc Lunder, Independent Director (Age 53)
  • Charles C. Walden, Independent Director (Age 72)

Has Special Opportunities Fund been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about SPE stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Special Opportunities Fund earned a news and rumor sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also gave news stories about the closed-end fund an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Special Opportunities Fund.

Who are Special Opportunities Fund's major shareholders?

Special Opportunities Fund's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Sit Investment Associates Inc. (6.66%). Company insiders that own Special Opportunities Fund stock include Gerald Hellerman and Phillip Goldstein. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Special Opportunities Fund.

Which major investors are buying Special Opportunities Fund stock?

SPE stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sit Investment Associates Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Special Opportunities Fund stock in the last two years include Gerald Hellerman and Phillip Goldstein. View Insider Buying and Selling for Special Opportunities Fund.

How do I buy shares of Special Opportunities Fund?

Shares of SPE 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 Special Opportunities Fund's stock price today?

One share of SPE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.01.

How big of a company is Special Opportunities Fund?

Special Opportunities Fund has a market capitalization of $127.63 million.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Special Opportunities Fund (NYSE SPE)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  66 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  72 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  138
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Special Opportunities Fund and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SPE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SPE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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