Somewhat Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect ASA Gold and Precious Metals (ASA) Stock Price
News headlines about ASA Gold and Precious Metals (NYSE:ASA) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. ASA Gold and Precious Metals earned a news sentiment score of 0.01 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news headlines about the investment management company an impact score of 46.4821496927373 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next few days.
ASA Gold and Precious Metals (NYSE ASA) traded down $0.02 during trading hours on Wednesday, hitting $11.27. 109,800 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 88,348. ASA Gold and Precious Metals has a 52 week low of $9.83 and a 52 week high of $13.56.
The company also recently announced a Semi-Annual dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, November 28th. Stockholders of record on Monday, November 13th were paid a $0.02 dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 0.35%. The ex-dividend date was Friday, November 10th.
About ASA Gold and Precious Metals
ASA Gold and Precious Metals Limited is a non-diversified, closed-end investment company. The Company seeks long-term capital appreciation primarily through investing in companies engaged in the exploration for, development of projects or mining of precious metals and minerals. It invests approximately 80% of its total assets in common shares or securities convertible into common shares of companies engaged, directly or indirectly, in the exploration, mining or processing of gold, silver, platinum, diamonds or other precious minerals; held as bullion or other direct forms of gold, silver, platinum or other precious minerals; in instruments representing interests in gold, silver, platinum or other precious minerals, and/or in securities of investment companies, including exchange traded funds, or other securities.
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