Swiss Helvetia Fund Inc. (SWZ) Director Andrew Dakos Acquires 9,982 Shares

Swiss Helvetia Fund Inc. (NYSE:SWZ) Director Andrew Dakos bought 9,982 shares of Swiss Helvetia Fund stock in a transaction on Tuesday, January 9th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $12.93 per share, with a total value of $129,067.26. Following the acquisition, the director now owns 292 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $3,775.56. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website.

Andrew Dakos also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Thursday, January 4th, Andrew Dakos bought 9,483 shares of Swiss Helvetia Fund stock. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $12.84 per share, with a total value of $121,761.72.
  • On Thursday, December 27th, Andrew Dakos bought 19,600 shares of Swiss Helvetia Fund stock. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $12.63 per share, with a total value of $247,548.00.
  • On Thursday, December 28th, Andrew Dakos bought 33,636 shares of Swiss Helvetia Fund stock. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $12.64 per share, with a total value of $425,159.04.
  • On Wednesday, December 20th, Andrew Dakos bought 6,463 shares of Swiss Helvetia Fund stock. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $12.48 per share, with a total value of $80,658.24.
  • On Thursday, November 30th, Andrew Dakos bought 5,156 shares of Swiss Helvetia Fund stock. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $12.68 per share, with a total value of $65,378.08.
  • On Tuesday, November 21st, Andrew Dakos purchased 13,060 shares of Swiss Helvetia Fund stock. The stock was purchased at an average price of $12.60 per share, with a total value of $164,556.00.
  • On Wednesday, November 15th, Andrew Dakos purchased 1,394 shares of Swiss Helvetia Fund stock. The stock was purchased at an average price of $12.34 per share, with a total value of $17,201.96.

Swiss Helvetia Fund Inc. (NYSE SWZ) traded down $0.04 during trading on Thursday, reaching $13.08. The company had a trading volume of 17,300 shares, compared to its average volume of 17,727. Swiss Helvetia Fund Inc. has a 1 year low of $10.49 and a 1 year high of $13.28.

The business also recently disclosed a semiannual dividend, which was paid on Friday, December 22nd. Investors of record on Friday, December 15th were given a dividend of $0.12 per share. This represents a yield of 1.9%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, December 14th. This is a boost from Swiss Helvetia Fund’s previous semiannual dividend of $0.01.

A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of SWZ. Wells Fargo & Company MN lifted its stake in shares of Swiss Helvetia Fund by 48.4% in the 3rd quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 4,908,917 shares of the closed-end fund’s stock valued at $62,680,000 after purchasing an additional 1,600,509 shares in the last quarter. City of London Investment Management Co. Ltd. lifted its stake in shares of Swiss Helvetia Fund by 488.6% in the 3rd quarter. City of London Investment Management Co. Ltd. now owns 198,755 shares of the closed-end fund’s stock valued at $2,538,000 after purchasing an additional 164,987 shares in the last quarter. Shaker Financial Services LLC acquired a new position in shares of Swiss Helvetia Fund in the 3rd quarter valued at about $335,000. Doliver Capital Advisors LP acquired a new position in shares of Swiss Helvetia Fund in the 2nd quarter valued at about $191,000. Finally, Alpine Global Management LLC acquired a new position in shares of Swiss Helvetia Fund in the 2nd quarter valued at about $162,000. Institutional investors own 48.08% of the company’s stock.

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Swiss Helvetia Fund Company Profile

The Swiss Helvetia Fund, Inc (the Fund) is a non-diversified, closed-end investment company. The Fund’s investment objective is to seek long-term growth of capital through investment in equity and equity-linked securities of Swiss companies. The Fund may also acquire and hold equity and equity-linked securities of non-Swiss companies in limited instances.

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