Dreyfus Strategic Municipals (LEO) Getting Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Analysis Shows
Media headlines about Dreyfus Strategic Municipals (NYSE:LEO) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Dreyfus Strategic Municipals earned a daily sentiment score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media headlines about the investment management company an impact score of 44.0908870219371 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next few days.
Dreyfus Strategic Municipals (NYSE:LEO) traded down $0.01 on Monday, reaching $8.78. The company had a trading volume of 114,100 shares, compared to its average volume of 96,183. Dreyfus Strategic Municipals has a twelve month low of $8.17 and a twelve month high of $9.18.
The company also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, November 30th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, November 14th will be given a dividend of $0.043 per share. This represents a $0.52 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.88%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, November 13th. Dreyfus Strategic Municipals’s payout ratio is 742.86%.
About Dreyfus Strategic Municipals
Dreyfus Strategic Municipals, Inc is a diversified closed-end management investment company. The Fund’s investment objective is to maximize current income exempt from federal income tax to the extent consistent with the preservation of capital. The Fund has Long-Term Municipal Investments in various states of the United States, such as Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wyoming and the United States related.
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