Headlines about Gabelli Utility Trust (NYSE:GUT) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Gabelli Utility Trust earned a coverage optimism score of 0.12 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news stories about the investment management company an impact score of 47.5815794858762 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next few days.

Shares of Gabelli Utility Trust (GUT) opened at 7.02 on Friday. Gabelli Utility Trust has a 12-month low of $6.05 and a 12-month high of $7.17. The company has a 50-day moving average of $7.00 and a 200 day moving average of $6.80.

The business also recently declared a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 22nd. Investors of record on Friday, September 15th will be given a dividend of $0.05 per share. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 8.55%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 14th.

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About Gabelli Utility Trust

The Gabelli Utility Trust (the Fund) is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund’s primary objective is long term growth of capital and income. The Fund will invest 80% of its assets in common stocks and other securities of foreign and domestic companies involved in providing products, services, or equipment for the generation or distribution of electricity, gas and water, and telecommunications services or infrastructure operations (the 80% Policy).

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