Log in

Special Opportunities Fund Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.08 (-0.64 %)
(As of 09/28/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $12.39
50-Day Range
MA: $12.62
52-Week Range
Now: $12.39
Volume30,743 shs
Average Volume30,616 shs
Market Capitalization$105.33 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield8.58%
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. The fund was previously known as Insured Municipal Income Fund, Inc. Special Opportunities Fund, Inc. was formed on February 18, 1993 and is domiciled in the United States.
Read More
Special Opportunities Fund logo

Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 4.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.63 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Investment offices, not elsewhere classified



Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A



Market Cap$105.33 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable
-0.08 (-0.64 %)
(As of 09/28/2020 12:00 AM ET)
30 days | 90 days | 365 days | Advanced Chart

Receive SPE News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for SPE and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.

speech bubbles
speech bubbles

Special Opportunities Fund (NYSE:SPE) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Special Opportunities Fund's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Special Opportunities Fund's stock was trading at $12.06 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, SPE stock has increased by 2.7% and is now trading at $12.39.
View which stocks have been most impacted by COVID-19

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

Special Opportunities Fund declared a monthly dividend on Tuesday, July 7th. Stockholders of record on Monday, September 21st will be given a dividend of $0.094 per share on Wednesday, September 30th. This represents a $1.13 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 9.10%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, September 18th.
View Special Opportunities Fund's dividend history

Are investors shorting Special Opportunities Fund?

Special Opportunities Fund saw a drop in short interest in September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,300 shares, a drop of 31.6% from the August 31st total of 1,900 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 22,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.1 days.
View Special Opportunities Fund's Short Interest

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 Hercules Capital (HTGC), Enbridge (ENB), Main Street Capital (MAIN), Prospect Capital (PSEC), Vermilion Energy (VET), Brookfield Asset Management (BAM), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Finjan (FNJN) and Monmouth R.E. Inv. (MNR).

Who are Special Opportunities Fund's key executives?

Special Opportunities Fund's management team includes the following 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)

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 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 $12.39.

How big of a company is Special Opportunities Fund?

Special Opportunities Fund has a market capitalization of $105.33 million.

This page was last updated on 9/29/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.