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

+0.04 (+0.27 %)
(As of 12/15/2019 02:42 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $14.66
50-Day Range
MA: $14.30
52-Week Range
Now: $14.66
Volume7,636 shs
Average Volume21,121 shs
Market Capitalization$124.57 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield6.01%
Special Opportunities Fund, Inc is a close-ended balanced fund of funds launched and managed by Bulldog Investors, LLC. It invests in close-ended funds investing in public equity and fixed income markets. The fund employs a combination of value, opportunistic and special situations strategies to make its investments. It benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the S&P 500 Index. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Investment offices, not elsewhere classified



Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A



Market Cap$124.57 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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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 a -- dividend on Tuesday, December 10th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 19th will be paid a dividend of $0.2517 per share on Tuesday, December 31st. This represents a yield of 6.3%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, December 18th. View Special Opportunities Fund's Dividend History.

Has Special Opportunities Fund been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about SPE stock have trended somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Special Opportunities Fund earned a coverage optimism score of -1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the closed-end fund a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Special Opportunities Fund.

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

What other stocks do shareholders of Special Opportunities Fund own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Special Opportunities Fund investors own include Finjan (FNJN), Hercules Capital (HTGC), Brookfield Asset Management (BAM), TCG BDC (CGBD), Kraft Heinz (KHC), Netflix (NFLX), SeaChange International (SEAC), Xilinx (XLNX), Avon Products (AVP) and Genco Shipping & Trading (GNK).

Who are Special Opportunities Fund's key executives?

Special Opportunities Fund's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Phillip Franklin Goldstein, Chairman and Sec. (Age 74)
  • Mr. Andrew Dakos, Pres and Interested Director (Age 53)
  • Mr. Gerald Hellerman, Chief Compliance Officer and Interested Director (Age 82)
  • Mr. Thomas Antonucci, Chief Financial Officer (Age 50)
  • Mr. Rajeev Probir Das CFA, Treasurer and VP (Age 50)

Who are Special Opportunities Fund's major shareholders?

Special Opportunities Fund's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Ancora Advisors LLC (1.12%). Company insiders that own Special Opportunities Fund stock include Gerald Hellerman and Phillip Goldstein. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Special Opportunities Fund.

Which institutional investors are selling Special Opportunities Fund stock?

SPE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ancora Advisors LLC. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Special Opportunities Fund's stock price today?

One share of SPE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $14.66.

How big of a company is Special Opportunities Fund?

Special Opportunities Fund has a market capitalization of $124.57 million. View Additional Information About Special Opportunities Fund.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Special Opportunities Fund (NYSE SPE)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  137 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  138 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  275
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 12/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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