The Zweig Total Return Fund Company Profile (NYSE:ZTR)

About The Zweig Total Return Fund

The Zweig Total Return Fund logoThe Zweig Total Return Fund, Inc. is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund's investment objective is to seek total return, consisting of capital appreciation and income. The Fund invests a fixed income portion of the portfolio in the United States Government securities and investment grade corporate bonds; however, the Fund may also invest a portion of its assets in high yield bonds and foreign issuers. The Fund invests in various sectors, including information technology, consumer discretionary, financials, healthcare, industrials, energy, consumer staples, telecommunication services, materials, utilities and exchange traded funds. The Fund's asset allocation includes common stocks, the United States Government securities, corporate bonds and other, which includes short-term investments. Zweig Advisers LLC, a subsidiary of Virtus Investment Partners, Inc. (Virtus), is the advisor and manager of the Fund.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Closed-End Fund - Equity
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: ZTR
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $11.69
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $12.01
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $12.13
  • 52-Week Range: $27,023,000.00 - $10.61
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $317.52M
  • Outstanding Shares: 27,023,000
  • Beta: 0.65
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for The Zweig Total Return Fund (NYSE:ZTR) (?)
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 The Zweig Total Return Fund (NYSE:ZTR)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/15/2015Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/23/2014 forward)


Earnings History for The Zweig Total Return Fund (NYSE:ZTR)
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Current Dividend Information for The Zweig Total Return Fund (NYSE:ZTR)
Annual Dividend:$1.36
Dividend Yield:11.57%
Dividend Growth:-5.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:

Dividend History for The Zweig Total Return Fund (NYSE:ZTR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
12/1/2014dec 14$0.097.79%12/9/201412/11/201412/18/2014
9/2/2014sep 14$0.097.77%9/10/20149/12/20149/19/2014
6/2/2014jun 14$0.097.7%6/10/20146/12/20146/19/2014
12/2/2013dec 13$0.0912/10/201312/12/201312/19/2013
11/1/2013nov 13$0.0911/7/201311/12/201311/19/2013
9/3/2013sep 13$0.089/11/20139/13/20139/20/2013
8/1/2013aug 13$0.098/8/20138/12/20138/19/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for The Zweig Total Return Fund (NYSE:ZTR)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/9/2015David DickersonSVPBuy1,700$11.75$19,975.00View SEC Filing  
4/14/2015Carlton NeelSVPBuy7,000$13.69$95,830.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2014Carlton NeelSVPBuy2,260$13.72$31,007.20View SEC Filing  
10/17/2014Carlton NeelSVPBuy5,000$13.19$65,950.00View SEC Filing  
4/23/2014Wendy W LuscombeDirectorSell2,000$14.06$28,120.00View SEC Filing  
4/14/2014Wendy W LuscombeDirectorSell1,000$13.79$13,790.00View SEC Filing  
12/19/2013David DickersonSVPBuy8,100$13.74$111,294.00View SEC Filing  
7/5/2013Wendy W LuscombeDirectorBuy2,200$12.85$28,270.00View SEC Filing  
6/24/2013James B Rogers JrDirectorBuy1,000$12.53$12,530.00View SEC Filing  
6/13/2013James B Rogers JrDirectorBuy1,000$13.26$13,260.00View SEC Filing  
5/2/2013David DickersonSVPBuy4,000$13.02$52,080.00View SEC Filing  
4/29/2013Carlton NeelSVPBuy5,000$12.97$64,850.00View SEC Filing  
4/12/2013Carlton NeelSVPBuy5,000$12.96$64,800.00View SEC Filing  
4/10/2013Carlton NeelSVPBuy15,000$12.87$193,050.00View SEC Filing  
4/9/2013Carlton NeelSVPBuy3,054$12.87$39,304.98View SEC Filing  
4/4/2013Carlton NeelSVPBuy5,000$12.94$64,700.00View SEC Filing  
4/3/2013Carlton NeelSVPBuy10,000$12.99$129,900.00View SEC Filing  
12/14/2012David DickersonSVPBuy2,000$12.43$24,860.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for The Zweig Total Return Fund (NYSE:ZTR)
DateHeadline logoCash Dividend On The Way From Zweig Total Return Fund (ZTR) (NYSE:ZTR) - October 8 at 7:32 PM logoZweig Total Return Fund declares $0.113 dividend (NYSE:ZTR) - September 21 at 7:46 PM logoThe Zweig Total Return Fund, Inc. Declares Distributions And Discloses Sources Of Distribution -- Section 19(a) Notice (NYSE:ZTR) - September 21 at 12:04 PM logoZTR: A Good Bet Ahead Of The Next Market Correction (NYSE:ZTR) - September 5 at 7:07 PM
News IconPaul Singer – The Market is Broken (NYSE:ZTR) - August 21 at 7:21 PM
News IconNational champions of Europe - Men Part 6: North-east (NYSE:ZTR) - July 2 at 10:56 AM logoZweig Total Return Fund : Fund and Total Return Fund Announce Results of Joint Annual Meeting of Shareholders (NYSE:ZTR) - June 13 at 11:22 AM logoZweig Total Return Fund Announces Final Results Of Tender Offer (NYSE:ZTR) - June 3 at 4:35 PM logoZweig Total Return Fund Announces Preliminary Results of Tender Offer (NYSE:ZTR) - May 27 at 8:57 AM logoThe Zweig Total Return Fund, Inc. Discloses Sources Of Distribution -- Section 19(a) Notice (NYSE:ZTR) - January 4 at 5:41 PM logoThe Zweig Total Return Fund, Inc. Restates Net Asset Value For December 29, 2015 (NYSE:ZTR) - December 30 at 4:34 PM logoAncora Advisors Sends Letter to the Board of Directors of The Zweig Total Return Fund, Inc. (NYSE: ZTR) (NYSE:ZTR) - December 30 at 1:26 PM logoThe Zweig Total Return Fund, Inc. Authorizes Declaration Of A Distribution (NYSE:ZTR) - December 21 at 1:25 PM logoZWEIG TOTAL RETURN FUND INC Financials (NYSE:ZTR) - December 8 at 1:14 PM logoThe Zweig Total Return Fund, Inc. Declares Distribution And Discloses Sources Of Distribution -- Section 19(a) Notice (NYSE:ZTR) - December 1 at 3:05 PM logoOrigins of Technical Movement, Pricing Tomorrow - Research on Titan International, Zweig Total Return Fund, BlackRock Science and Technology Trust, and Sanchez Energy Corp (NYSE:ZTR) - November 12 at 8:35 AM logoWhat is Ticking the Markets - Research on, Titan International, Zweig Total Return Fund and BlackRock Science and Technology Trust (NYSE:ZTR) - November 5 at 8:00 AM logoThe Zweig Total Return Fund, Inc. Declares Distribution and Discloses Sources of Distribution - Section 19(a) Notice (NYSE:ZTR) - October 1 at 2:18 PM


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Last Updated on 10/23/2016 by Staff