Press coverage about Korea Equity Fund (NYSE:KEF) has trended somewhat negative recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive press 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 closest to one being the most favorable. Korea Equity Fund earned a media sentiment score of -0.01 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media headlines about the financial services provider an impact score of 42.069985753434 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near term.

Korea Equity Fund (KEF) remained flat at $$7.04 during midday trading on Friday. 118,900 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 85,281. Korea Equity Fund has a 12-month low of $7.01 and a 12-month high of $9.62.

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About Korea Equity Fund

Korea Equity Fund, Inc is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund’s investment objective is to seek long-term capital appreciation through investments primarily in equity securities of South Korean companies. Under normal circumstances, the Fund will invest approximately 80% of its total assets in such securities.

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