Press coverage about Dreyfus Strategic Municipals (NYSE:LEO) has trended positive recently, Accern reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Dreyfus Strategic Municipals earned a news sentiment score of 0.28 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news stories about the investment management company an impact score of 47.9830010363618 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near future.

Shares of Dreyfus Strategic Municipals (NYSE LEO) traded down 0.40% during trading on Friday, hitting $8.79. 116,321 shares of the stock traded hands. Dreyfus Strategic Municipals has a 52-week low of $8.17 and a 52-week high of $9.40. The company’s 50 day moving average is $8.97 and its 200 day moving average is $8.84.

The company also recently declared a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, October 31st. Shareholders of record on Friday, October 13th will be issued a $0.043 dividend. This represents a $0.52 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.87%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 12th.

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About Dreyfus Strategic Municipals

Dreyfus Strategic Municipals, Inc is a diversified closed-end management investment company. The Fund’s investment objective is to maximize current income exempt from federal income tax to the extent consistent with the preservation of capital. The Fund has Long-Term Municipal Investments in various states of the United States, such as Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wyoming and the United States related.

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