News headlines about Flaherty & Crumrine Pref. Income Fd (NYSE:PFD) have trended positive on Friday, according to Accern. Accern scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Flaherty & Crumrine Pref. Income Fd earned a coverage optimism score of 0.29 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 45.1195413428235 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near future.

Flaherty & Crumrine Pref. Income Fd (NYSE:PFD) opened at 14.6618 on Friday. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $14.85 and its 200 day moving average is $15.09. Flaherty & Crumrine Pref. Income Fd has a 12-month low of $12.64 and a 12-month high of $15.93.

The company also recently announced a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 29th. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 22nd will be paid a $0.082 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 21st. This represents a $0.98 annualized dividend and a yield of 6.66%.

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About Flaherty & Crumrine Pref. Income Fd

Flaherty & Crumrine Preferred Income Fund Incorporated is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund’s investment objective is to provide its common shareholders with high current income consistent with the preservation of capital. It invests in a portfolio of preferred securities, which includes traditional preferred stocks and taxable preferred securities.

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