Headlines about First Trust Intrmdt Drtn Prfrd & Incm Fd (NYSE:FPF) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. First Trust Intrmdt Drtn Prfrd & Incm Fd earned a coverage optimism score of 0.19 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news stories about the company an impact score of 46.4857104558723 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next several days.

Shares of First Trust Intrmdt Drtn Prfrd & Incm Fd (NYSE FPF) traded up 1.6754% on Friday, hitting $24.1174. 229,520 shares of the stock traded hands. First Trust Intrmdt Drtn Prfrd & Incm Fd has a 52 week low of $20.67 and a 52 week high of $24.95. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $24.64 and a 200-day moving average price of $23.87.

The firm also recently declared a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, August 15th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 3rd will be paid a dividend of $0.1525 per share. This represents a $1.83 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 7.72%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, August 1st.

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About First Trust Intrmdt Drtn Prfrd & Incm Fd

First Trust Intermediate Duration Preferred & Income Fund (the Fund) is a non-diversified closed-end management investment company. The primary investment objective of the Fund is to seek a high level of current income. The Fund has a secondary objective of capital appreciation. The Fund has investments in various industry sectors, such as banks; insurance; electric utilities; food products; capital markets; diversified telecommunication services; diversified financial services; wireless telecommunication services; consumer finance; oil, gas and consumable fuels; energy equipment and services; diversified financial services; independent power producers and renewable electricity producers; equity real estate investment trusts; metals and mining; multi-utilities; industrial conglomerates; transportation infrastructure; telecommunication services, and Internet software and services.

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