Media coverage about Pimco Income Strategy Fund II (NYSE:PFN) has trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Pimco Income Strategy Fund II earned a media sentiment score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media coverage about the financial services provider an impact score of 45.7023101401321 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next few days.
Shares of Pimco Income Strategy Fund II (NYSE:PFN) traded up 0.19% during trading on Friday, hitting $10.58. 146,923 shares of the company were exchanged. Pimco Income Strategy Fund II has a 12 month low of $8.76 and a 12 month high of $10.87. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $10.58 and its 200 day moving average price is $10.39. The stock’s market cap is $626.30 million.
The firm also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, October 2nd. Stockholders of record on Monday, September 11th will be paid a $0.08 dividend. This represents a $0.96 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 9.07%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 8th.
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About Pimco Income Strategy Fund II
PIMCO Income Strategy Fund II (the Fund) is a closed-end management investment company. The Fund’s primary investment objective is to seek high current income, consistent with the preservation of capital. The Fund allocates assets in varying proportions among floating- and fixed-rate debt instruments, as well as among investment grade and non-investment-grade securities.
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