News stories about Apollo Senior Floating Rate Fund (NYSE:AFT) have been trending somewhat negative recently, according to Accern. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Apollo Senior Floating Rate Fund earned a news sentiment score of -0.17 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news headlines about the closed-end fund an impact score of 47.6161135491975 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near future.

Apollo Senior Floating Rate Fund (NYSE AFT) opened at $16.24 on Wednesday. Apollo Senior Floating Rate Fund has a one year low of $16.08 and a one year high of $18.08.

The company also recently declared a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 29th. Investors of record on Friday, December 22nd will be issued a $0.09 dividend. This represents a $1.08 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 6.65%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 21st.

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Apollo Senior Floating Rate Fund Company Profile

Apollo Senior Floating Rate Fund Inc (the Fund) is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund’s investment objective is to seek current income and preservation of capital. The Fund seeks to achieve its investment objective by investing in senior, secured loans made to companies whose debt is rated below investment grade and investments with similar characteristics.

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