Headlines about Dreyfus High Yield Strategies Fund (NYSE:DHF) have been trending positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Dreyfus High Yield Strategies Fund earned a media sentiment score of 0.25 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the investment management company an impact score of 48.0736912746779 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.
Dreyfus High Yield Strategies Fund (NYSE DHF) opened at 3.50 on Monday. The company’s 50-day moving average is $3.50 and its 200-day moving average is $3.48. Dreyfus High Yield Strategies Fund has a 12 month low of $3.07 and a 12 month high of $3.60.
The firm also recently declared a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, September 26th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, September 12th will be paid a $0.0235 dividend. This represents a $0.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 8.06%. This is a positive change from Dreyfus High Yield Strategies Fund’s previous monthly dividend of $0.02. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, September 11th.
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About Dreyfus High Yield Strategies Fund
Dreyfus High Yield Strategies Fund (the Fund) is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund’s primary investment objective is to seek high current income. The Fund also seeks capital growth as a secondary objective, to the extent consistent with its objective of seeking high current income.