Collectors Universe Inc. (NASDAQ:CLCT) shares reached a new 52-week high during trading on Thursday . The company traded as high as $22.49 and last traded at $22.32, with a volume of 16,920 shares. The stock had previously closed at $22.00.

The company has a 50-day moving average price of $20.62 and a 200-day moving average price of $18.08. The company has a market capitalization of $196.91 million and a PE ratio of 25.21.

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, August 26th. Investors of record on Friday, August 12th will be issued a $0.35 dividend. This represents a $1.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 6.33%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 10th.

A hedge fund recently raised its stake in Collectors Universe stock. Morgan Stanley boosted its stake in Collectors Universe Inc. (NASDAQ:CLCT) by 33.3% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 89,443 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 22,337 shares during the period. Morgan Stanley owned 1.01% of Collectors Universe worth $1,386,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Collectors Universe, Inc provides authentication and grading services to dealers and collectors of coins, trading cards, event tickets, autographs and historical and sports memorabilia (collectibles). The Company operates through three segments: coins, trading cards and autographs, and other high-end collectibles.

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