Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund (NYSE:GOF) announced a monthly dividend on Tuesday, May 2nd. Stockholders of record on Monday, May 15th will be paid a dividend of 0.1821 per share by the investment management company on Wednesday, May 31st. This represents a $2.19 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 10.37%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 11th.
Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund has increased its dividend by an average of 0.8% annually over the last three years.
Shares of Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund (NYSE:GOF) traded up 0.05% during midday trading on Friday, hitting $21.08. 86,453 shares of the stock were exchanged. Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund has a 52-week low of $17.17 and a 52-week high of $21.10. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $20.57 and its 200 day moving average is $19.92.
About Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund
Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund’s investment objective is to maximize total return through a combination of current income and capital appreciation. The Fund seeks to achieve its investment objective by investing in a range of fixed-income and other debt and senior equity securities (income securities) selected from a range of credit qualities and sectors, including, but not limited to, corporate bonds, loans and loan participations, structured finance investments, the United States Government and agency securities, mezzanine and preferred securities and convertible securities, and in common stocks, limited liability company interests, trust certificates and other equity investments (common equity securities, exposure to which is obtained primarily by investing in exchange-traded funds).