Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund (NYSE:GOF) to Issue $0.18 Monthly Dividend

Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund (NYSE:GOFGet Free Report) announced a monthly dividend on Thursday, February 1st, Zacks reports. Investors of record on Thursday, February 15th will be given a dividend of 0.182 per share by the investment management company on Thursday, February 29th. This represents a $2.18 annualized dividend and a yield of 15.67%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, February 14th.

Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund Price Performance

NYSE GOF opened at $13.94 on Monday. The company has a fifty day simple moving average of $13.38 and a 200 day simple moving average of $14.03. Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund has a 12-month low of $10.96 and a 12-month high of $17.39.

Insider Activity at Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund

In other Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund news, insider Randall C. Barnes sold 10,000 shares of Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund stock in a transaction on Thursday, February 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $13.95, for a total transaction of $139,500.00. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 5,849 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $81,593.55. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. In other Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund news, insider Randall C. Barnes sold 10,000 shares of Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund stock in a transaction on Thursday, February 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $13.95, for a total transaction of $139,500.00. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 5,849 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $81,593.55. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. Also, insider Randall C. Barnes sold 20,000 shares of Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund stock in a transaction on Friday, January 5th. The stock was sold at an average price of $13.60, for a total transaction of $272,000.00. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 15,849 shares in the company, valued at $215,546.40. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

Hedge Funds Weigh In On Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund

Hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the company. JPMorgan Chase & Co. bought a new stake in shares of Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund during the 1st quarter worth $78,000. D.A. Davidson & CO. bought a new stake in shares of Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund during the 1st quarter worth $190,000. Comerica Bank bought a new stake in shares of Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund during the 3rd quarter worth $155,000. Magnolia Wealth Management LLC bought a new stake in shares of Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund during the 1st quarter worth $207,000. Finally, International Assets Investment Management LLC raised its stake in shares of Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund by 16.2% during the 2nd quarter. International Assets Investment Management LLC now owns 12,894 shares of the investment management company’s stock worth $207,000 after purchasing an additional 1,800 shares during the period.

Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund Company Profile

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Guggenheim Strategic Opportunities Fund is a closed-ended balanced mutual fund launched and managed by Guggenheim Funds Investment Advisors, LLC. The fund is co-managed by Guggenheim Partners Investment Management LLC. It invests in public equity and fixed income markets across the globe. For its equity portion, the fund invests directly and through derivatives such as writing covered call and put options to invest in the stocks of companies operating across diversified sectors.

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