Central Fund of Canada Limited Company Profile (NYSEMKT:CEF)

About Central Fund of Canada Limited (NYSEMKT:CEF)

Central Fund of Canada Limited logoCentral Fund of Canada Limited (Central Fund) is an investment holding company. The Company's investment objective is to provide a secure, convenient, low-cost, exchange tradable investment alternative for investors interested in holding an investment in gold and silver bullion for long-term appreciation. At least 85% of Central Fund's net assets shall consist of long-term holdings of gold and silver bullion in bar form. At least 90% of Central Fund's net assets shall consist of gold and silver bullion in bar and certificate form. A nominal portion of Central Fund's net assets may be invested in marketable securities related to the gold and silver markets and industries. Generally, at the time it invests in gold and silver bullion, Central Fund intends that no more than 10% of its net assets shall be cash assets.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Financials
  • Industry: Closed End Funds
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSEMKT:CEF
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.centralfund.com/
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $13.13
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $12.68
  • 52 Week Range: $11.22 - $13.99
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 0.1%
Profitability:
  • Return on Equity: -6.06%
  • Return on Assets: -6.05%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 671,009 shs.
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Central Fund of Canada Limited (NYSEMKT:CEF)

What is Central Fund of Canada Limited's stock symbol?

Central Fund of Canada Limited trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)MKT under the ticker symbol "CEF."

How often does Central Fund of Canada Limited pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Central Fund of Canada Limited?

Central Fund of Canada Limited declared an annual dividend on Friday, September 1st. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, October 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.01 per share on Tuesday, November 14th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.08%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, October 30th. View Central Fund of Canada Limited's Dividend History.

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Who are Central Fund of Canada Limited's key executives?

Central Fund of Canada Limited's management team includes the folowing people:

  • J. C. Stefan Spicer, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Dale R. Spackman QC, J.D., Vice Chairman of the Board
  • Catherine A. Spackman, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer
  • Teresa E. Poper, Assistant Treasurer
  • John S. Elder QC, Secretary
  • Glenn C. Fox, Lead Director
  • Ian M. T. McAvity, Director
  • Barry Richard Cooper, Independent Director
  • Bruce D. Heagle, Independent Director
  • Michael A. Parente, Independent Director

Who owns Central Fund of Canada Limited stock?

Central Fund of Canada Limited's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Covenant Asset Management LLC (0.00%) and BB&T Corp (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Central Fund of Canada Limited.

Who sold Central Fund of Canada Limited stock? Who is selling Central Fund of Canada Limited stock?

Central Fund of Canada Limited's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Covenant Asset Management LLC and BB&T Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Central Fund of Canada Limited.

How do I buy Central Fund of Canada Limited stock?

Shares of Central Fund of Canada Limited can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Central Fund of Canada Limited's stock price today?

One share of Central Fund of Canada Limited stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.32.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Central Fund of Canada Limited (NYSEMKT CEF)
Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  17 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  22 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  39
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Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Central Fund of Canada Limited (NYSEMKT CEF)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
9/1/2017annual$0.010.08%10/30/201710/31/201711/14/2017
8/26/2016annual$0.010.07%10/27/201610/31/201611/14/2016
8/21/2015annual$0.010.09%10/28/201510/30/201511/13/2015
8/22/2014annual$0.010.07%10/29/201410/31/201411/14/2014
8/23/2013annual$0.010.06%10/29/201310/31/201311/14/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

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This page was last updated on 10/23/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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