Media stories about First Trust New Opprtnts MLP & Engy Fd (NYSE:FPL) have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm rates 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 one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. First Trust New Opprtnts MLP & Engy Fd earned a media sentiment score of 0.06 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media stories about the investment management company an impact score of 45.6817420087072 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near future.

Shares of First Trust New Opprtnts MLP & Engy Fd (FPL) traded down $0.17 on Thursday, hitting $12.55. 88,300 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 137,671. First Trust New Opprtnts MLP & Engy Fd has a 1-year low of $10.93 and a 1-year high of $14.23.

The firm also recently disclosed a jan 17 dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, January 16th. Investors of record on Wednesday, January 3rd will be issued a $0.105 dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 10.46%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, January 2nd.

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First Trust New Opprtnts MLP & Engy Fd Company Profile

First Trust New Opportunities MLP & Energy Fund is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund’s investment objective is to seek a high level of total return with an emphasis on current distributions paid to common shareholders. The Fund seeks to provide its common shareholders with a vehicle to invest in a portfolio of cash generating securities, with a focus on investing in master limited partnerships (MLPs) and MLP-related entities in the energy sector and energy utilities industries that are weighted towards non-cyclical, fee-for-service revenues.

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