News stories about Swiss Helvetia Fund (NYSE:SWZ) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Swiss Helvetia Fund earned a media sentiment score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the closed-end fund an impact score of 44.4567994201257 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near term.

Swiss Helvetia Fund (NYSE:SWZ) opened at $12.26 on Monday. Swiss Helvetia Fund has a 1-year low of $10.83 and a 1-year high of $13.74.

In related news, Director Andrew Dakos acquired 5,156 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, November 30th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of $12.68 per share, for a total transaction of $65,378.08. The acquisition was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website. Over the last quarter, insiders have bought 127,714 shares of company stock worth $1,632,003. Insiders own 0.15% of the company’s stock.

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Swiss Helvetia Fund Company Profile

The Swiss Helvetia Fund, Inc (the Fund) is a non-diversified, closed-end investment company. The Fund’s investment objective is to seek long-term growth of capital through investment in equity and equity-linked securities of Swiss companies. The Fund may also acquire and hold equity and equity-linked securities of non-Swiss companies in limited instances.

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