NYSE:USA - Liberty All-Star Equity Fund Stock Price, Price Target & More

$6.23 -0.12 (-1.89 %)
(As of 04/26/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$6.23
Today's Range$6.19 - $6.24
52-Week Range$5.42 - $6.80
Volume748,394 shs
Average Volume901,146 shs
Market Capitalization$1.22 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.13

About Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (NYSE:USA)

Liberty All-Star Equity Fund logoLiberty All-Star Equity Fund is a diversified, closed-end management investment fund. The Fund seeks total investment return comprising long-term capital appreciation and current income through investing primarily in a diversified portfolio of equity securities. It allocates its portfolio assets on an approximately equal basis among several independent investment management organizations having various investment styles recommended and monitored by its investment advisor. It invests at least 80% of its net assets in a diversified portfolio of equity securities. The Fund invests in various sectors, including financials, information technology, healthcare, consumer discretionary, consumer staples, industrials, energy, materials, real estate, utilities and telecommunication services. Its investment managers invest primarily for pension funds, endowments, foundations and other institutions. The Fund's investment advisor is ALPS Advisors, Inc.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

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

Price-To-Earnings

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

Profitability

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

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares192,000,000

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Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (NYSE:USA) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Liberty All-Star Equity Fund's stock symbol?

Liberty All-Star Equity Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "USA."

How often does Liberty All-Star Equity Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Liberty All-Star Equity Fund?

Liberty All-Star Equity Fund announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, April 17th. Investors of record on Friday, April 27th will be paid a dividend of $0.17 per share on Monday, June 11th. This represents a $0.68 annualized dividend and a yield of 10.91%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 26th. View Liberty All-Star Equity Fund's Dividend History.

Who are some of Liberty All-Star Equity Fund's key competitors?

Who are Liberty All-Star Equity Fund's key executives?

Liberty All-Star Equity Fund's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Richard W. Lowry, Independent Chairman of the Board of Trustees (Age 80)
  • William R Parmentier Jr., President (Age 64)
  • Mark T. Haley CFA, Senior Vice President (Age 52)
  • Melanie H. Zimdars, Chief Compliance Officer (Age 40)
  • Edmund J. Burke, Vice President, Trustee (Age 56)
  • Kimberly R. Storms, Treasurer (Age 44)
  • Alex J. Marks, Secretary (Age 42)
  • John A. Benning, Independent Trustee (Age 82)
  • Thomas W. Brock, Independent Trustee (Age 70)
  • George R. Gaspari, Independent Trustee (Age 76)

Has Liberty All-Star Equity Fund been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about USA stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than 20 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. Liberty All-Star Equity Fund earned a media sentiment score of 0.13 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media stories about the closed-end fund an impact score of 46.01 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

How do I buy shares of Liberty All-Star Equity Fund?

Shares of USA 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 Liberty All-Star Equity Fund's stock price today?

One share of USA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $6.23.

How big of a company is Liberty All-Star Equity Fund?

Liberty All-Star Equity Fund has a market capitalization of $1.22 billion.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (USA)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  170 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  178 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  348
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Liberty All-Star Equity Fund and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe USA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe USA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (NYSE:USA) Price Target and Consensus Rating

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Consensus Rating: N/AN/AN/ABuy
Consensus Rating Score: N/AN/AN/A3.00
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
0 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
0 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
0 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
1 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: N/AN/AN/A$25.00
Price Target Upside: N/AN/AN/A409.16% upside

Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (NYSE:USA) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (NYSE:USA)

Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (NYSE:USA) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
11/1/2016Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageOverweight$25.00N/AView Rating Details
10/14/2016Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
9/27/2016Loop CapitalInitiated CoverageHold$64.00N/AView Rating Details
8/17/2016Canaccord GenuityInitiated CoverageBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
7/20/2016Goldman SachsInitiated CoverageBuy$70.00N/AView Rating Details
7/14/2016Jefferies GroupUpgradeHold -> Buy$26.00N/AView Rating Details
6/28/2016Raymond JamesUpgradeUnderperform -> Market Perform$4.51N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 4/26/2016 forward)

Earnings

Dividends

Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (NYSE:USA) Dividend Information

Liberty All-Star Equity Fund pays an annual dividend of $0.68 per share, with a dividend yield of 10.91%. USA's next quarterly dividend payment will be made on Monday, June 11.
Next Dividend:6/11/2018
Annual Dividend:$0.68
Dividend Yield:10.91%
Dividend Growth:8.40% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:N/A
Frequency:Quarterly Dividend
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (NYSE:USA)

Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (NYSE:USA) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
4/17/2018quarterly$0.1710.63%4/26/20184/27/20186/11/2018
1/17/2018quarterly$0.1810.98%1/25/20181/26/20183/12/2018
11/7/2017quarterly$0.1710.99%11/16/201711/17/20171/2/2018
7/18/2017quarterly$0.138.96%7/26/20177/28/20179/11/2017
4/18/2017quarterly$0.139.51%4/26/20174/28/20176/12/2017
2/6/2017quarterly$0.139.63%2/15/20172/17/20173/6/2017
10/18/2016quarterly$0.129.47%10/26/201610/28/20161/3/2017
7/19/2016quarterly$0.129.25%7/27/20167/29/20169/12/2016
4/19/2016quarterly$0.129.38%4/27/20164/29/20166/13/2016
1/12/2016quarterly$0.129.78%1/20/20161/22/20163/7/2016
10/20/2015quarterly$0.139.65%10/28/201510/30/20151/4/2016
4/21/2015quarterly$0.149.36%4/29/20155/1/20156/15/2015
1/13/2015quarterly$0.106.88%1/21/20151/23/20153/9/2015
10/20/2014quarterly$0.096.28%10/29/201410/31/20141/2/2015
7/21/2014quarterly$0.106.6%7/30/20148/1/20149/15/2014
4/21/2014quarterly$0.106.75%4/30/20145/2/20146/16/2014
1/13/2014quarterly$0.106.84%1/22/20141/24/20143/10/2014
10/21/2013quarterly$0.1010/30/201311/1/20131/2/2014
7/22/2013quarterly$0.097/31/20138/2/20139/16/2013
4/22/2013quarterly$0.086.3%5/1/20135/3/20136/17/2013
1/14/2013quarterly$0.086.56%1/23/20131/25/20133/11/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (NYSE USA) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.06%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 24.97%
Insider Trading History for Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (NYSE:USA)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (NYSE:USA)

Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (NYSE USA) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
8/17/2016John A BenningInsiderSell10,000$5.18$51,800.0020,035View SEC Filing  
8/10/2016John A BenningInsiderSell5,000$5.16$25,800.0030,035View SEC Filing  
5/8/2015Richard Carl RantzowInsiderBuy3,000$5.89$17,670.00View SEC Filing  
4/2/2015Richard Carl RantzowInsiderSell3,665$5.80$21,257.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2014Dst Systems IncInsiderSell409,999$5.78$2,369,794.22View SEC Filing  
4/9/2013John A BenningInsiderSell12,000$5.13$61,560.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (NYSE USA) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (USA) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.17Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (USA) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.17
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 5:16 PM
4 Tiny Funds With Massive Dividends (Up To 11.7%)4 Tiny Funds With Massive Dividends (Up To 11.7%)
finance.yahoo.com - April 14 at 9:07 AM
Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (USA) and Solar Capital (SLRC) Head to Head SurveyLiberty All-Star Equity Fund (USA) and Solar Capital (SLRC) Head to Head Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 1:11 AM
Head to Head Comparison: StoneCastle Financial (BANX) vs. Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (USA)Head to Head Comparison: StoneCastle Financial (BANX) vs. Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (USA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 14 at 11:18 PM
Head-To-Head Analysis: Gladstone Investment (GAIN) and Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (USA)Head-To-Head Analysis: Gladstone Investment (GAIN) and Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (USA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 26 at 1:30 PM
Liberty All-Star® Equity Fund December 2017 Update - GlobeNewswire (press release)Liberty All-Star® Equity Fund December 2017 Update - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - January 19 at 4:49 PM
Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (USA) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.18Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (USA) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.18
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 17 at 5:04 PM
Liberty All-Star® Equity Fund November 2017 UpdateLiberty All-Star® Equity Fund November 2017 Update
finance.yahoo.com - December 18 at 10:58 AM
Liberty All-Star® Growth Fund, Inc. November 2017 UpdateLiberty All-Star® Growth Fund, Inc. November 2017 Update
finance.yahoo.com - December 18 at 10:58 AM
Financial Contrast: Alcentra Capital Corp. (ABDC) versus Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (USA)Financial Contrast: Alcentra Capital Corp. (ABDC) versus Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (USA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 24 at 3:28 AM
Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (USA) Raises Dividend to $0.17 Per ShareLiberty All-Star Equity Fund (USA) Raises Dividend to $0.17 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 7 at 5:54 PM
Financial Contrast: Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (USA) vs. Capitala Finance Corp. (CPTA)Financial Contrast: Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (USA) vs. Capitala Finance Corp. (CPTA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 3 at 11:20 PM
Weekly CEF Roundup: A Bonanza Of CEF NewsWeekly CEF Roundup: A Bonanza Of CEF News
seekingalpha.com - October 25 at 2:04 AM
Liberty All-Star® Equity Fund Shareholder Meeting ResultsLiberty All-Star® Equity Fund Shareholder Meeting Results
finance.yahoo.com - October 6 at 12:13 PM
Liberty All-Star Equity Fund: Its Not As Bad As You ThinkLiberty All-Star Equity Fund: It's Not As Bad As You Think
seekingalpha.com - October 3 at 7:33 PM
CEF Yields 11.1%, Just Hiked Distribution By 25%, Upside Potential - Seeking AlphaCEF Yields 11.1%, Just Hiked Distribution By 25%, Upside Potential - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - September 29 at 1:19 PM
USA Is A Mediocre Investment, But I Bought It Anyway - Seeking AlphaUSA Is A Mediocre Investment, But I Bought It Anyway - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - September 29 at 1:19 PM
Do You Buy This 11%-Yielding Closed-End Fund?Do You Buy This 11%-Yielding Closed-End Fund?
seekingalpha.com - September 28 at 8:40 AM
Liberty All-Star® Equity Fund Increases Annual Distribution Rate 25 PercentLiberty All-Star® Equity Fund Increases Annual Distribution Rate 25 Percent
finance.yahoo.com - September 19 at 9:04 AM
Contrasting Full Circle Capital Corp (FULL) and Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (USA)Contrasting Full Circle Capital Corp (FULL) and Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (USA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 16 at 12:24 PM
Analyzing Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (USA) & Oxford Lane Capital Corp (OXLC)Analyzing Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (USA) & Oxford Lane Capital Corp (OXLC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 2:14 AM
These Unusual Funds Could Double Your DividendsThese Unusual Funds Could Double Your Dividends
finance.yahoo.com - September 13 at 10:46 AM
Swap Your ETFs for These 6.3%+ DividendsSwap Your ETFs for These 6.3%+ Dividends
www.nasdaq.com - September 12 at 11:37 AM
Liberty All-Star Equity Fund Shareholders Have An Opportunity To Earn A Windfall Gain Of 12%Liberty All-Star Equity Fund Shareholders Have An Opportunity To Earn A Windfall Gain Of 12%
seekingalpha.com - August 10 at 9:18 AM
Your 8% Retirement Survival Plan For This Toppy MarketYour 8% Retirement 'Survival Plan' For This Toppy Market
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 8:47 AM
Reviewing Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (USA) and OFS Capital Corporation (OFS)Reviewing Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (USA) and OFS Capital Corporation (OFS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 5 at 7:14 AM
PennantPark Investment Corporation (PNNT) and Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (USA) Head to Head ComparisonPennantPark Investment Corporation (PNNT) and Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (USA) Head to Head Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 5 at 7:08 AM
Activist Investors Have Targeted The Liberty All-Star Equity FundActivist Investors Have Targeted The Liberty All-Star Equity Fund
seekingalpha.com - July 23 at 9:17 AM
Liberty All-Star Equity Fund Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.13 (NYSE:USA)Liberty All-Star Equity Fund Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.13 (NYSE:USA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 18 at 4:16 PM
Liberty All-Star(R) Equity Fund June 2017 UpdateLiberty All-Star(R) Equity Fund June 2017 Update
finance.yahoo.com - July 14 at 4:48 PM
An Income Investor’s Dream: 3 Funds Paying Up To 10 PercentAn Income Investor’s Dream: 3 Funds Paying Up To 10 Percent
investorplace.com - May 18 at 11:05 AM
Liberty All-Star Equity Fund declares $0.13 dividendLiberty All-Star Equity Fund declares $0.13 dividend
seekingalpha.com - April 17 at 7:17 PM
Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (USA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for ... - NasdaqLiberty All-Star Equity Fund (USA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for ... - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - February 15 at 6:46 AM
Form SC 13G/A LIBERTY ALL STAR EQUITY Filed by: FIRST TRUST PORTFOLIOS LP - StreetInsider.comForm SC 13G/A LIBERTY ALL STAR EQUITY Filed by: FIRST TRUST PORTFOLIOS LP - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - January 25 at 8:11 AM
Liberty All-Star(R) Equity Fund December 2016 Update - MarketWatchLiberty All-Star(R) Equity Fund December 2016 Update - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - January 19 at 6:44 AM
Liberty All-Star(R) Equity Fund November 2016 Update - MarketWatchLiberty All-Star(R) Equity Fund November 2016 Update - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - December 16 at 6:15 AM
How To Get A $1M Yield With Just $224k - ForbesHow To Get A $1M Yield With Just $224k - Forbes
www.forbes.com - November 12 at 10:32 AM
Liberty All-Star® Equity Fund Declares Distribution - Business Wire (press release)Liberty All-Star® Equity Fund Declares Distribution - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - October 18 at 8:11 AM
Liberty All-Star Equity Fund declares $0.12 dividendLiberty All-Star Equity Fund declares $0.12 dividend
seekingalpha.com - October 17 at 7:47 PM

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