Press coverage about Latin American Discovery Fund (NYSE:LDF) has trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Latin American Discovery Fund earned a media sentiment score of 0.08 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media coverage about the company an impact score of 46.0739468803048 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next several days.

Shares of Latin American Discovery Fund (NYSE:LDF) opened at $11.19 on Tuesday. Latin American Discovery Fund has a 12 month low of $9.05 and a 12 month high of $12.68.

The business also recently disclosed a semiannual dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, January 10th. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 22nd will be paid a dividend of $0.0225 per share. This represents a dividend yield of 0.41%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 21st.

In related news, major shareholder City Of London Investment Grou acquired 3,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, October 3rd. The shares were bought at an average price of $12.34 per share, for a total transaction of $37,020.00. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link. In the last quarter, insiders have bought 33,509 shares of company stock worth $382,243.

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Latin American Discovery Fund Company Profile

The Latin American Discovery Fund, Inc (the Fund) is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund’s investment objective is long-term capital appreciation through investments primarily in equity securities of Latin American issuers and by investing from time to time in debt securities issued or guaranteed by a Latin American Government or Governmental entity.

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