Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund (NYSE:JCE) Shares Up 0.4%

Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund (NYSE:JCE) shot up 0.4% on Thursday . The company traded as high as $14.48 and last traded at $14.43, 23,274 shares were traded during mid-day trading. A decline of 57% from the average session volume of 53,577 shares. The stock had previously closed at $14.37.

The stock has a fifty day moving average of $14.22 and a two-hundred day moving average of $14.01.

Institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the business. Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC grew its holdings in Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund by 16.4% during the 3rd quarter. Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC now owns 7,100 shares of the company’s stock worth $101,000 after acquiring an additional 1,000 shares during the period. Morgan Stanley grew its holdings in Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund by 12.2% during the 2nd quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 53,242 shares of the company’s stock worth $748,000 after acquiring an additional 5,806 shares during the period. Wells Fargo & Company MN grew its holdings in Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund by 47.7% during the 2nd quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 119,526 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,678,000 after acquiring an additional 38,581 shares during the period. Karpus Management Inc. acquired a new stake in Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund during the 2nd quarter worth about $191,000. Finally, Cohen & Steers Inc. acquired a new stake in Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund during the 2nd quarter worth about $1,371,000.

Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund Company Profile (NYSE:JCE)

Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund is a closed-ended equity mutual fund launched by Nuveen Investments Inc The fund is co-managed by Nuveen Fund Advisors LLC, Nuveen Asset Management, LLC, and INTECH Investment Management. It invests in the public equity markets of the United States. The fund also invests some portion of its portfolio in derivatives using futures and options.

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