News headlines about Tortoise Energy Infrastructure (NYSE:TYG) have been trending positive on Wednesday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Tortoise Energy Infrastructure earned a daily sentiment score of 0.27 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news headlines about the financial services provider an impact score of 46.2280726574831 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.

Tortoise Energy Infrastructure (TYG) opened at $30.50 on Wednesday. Tortoise Energy Infrastructure has a one year low of $24.30 and a one year high of $37.11.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, February 28th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, February 21st will be paid a dividend of $0.655 per share. This represents a $2.62 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 8.59%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, February 20th.

In other news, insider Terry Matlack bought 1,000 shares of Tortoise Energy Infrastructure stock in a transaction on Tuesday, December 12th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $26.13 per share, with a total value of $26,130.00. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Also, CEO P. Bradley Adams bought 1,571 shares of Tortoise Energy Infrastructure stock in a transaction on Thursday, December 28th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $28.45 per share, with a total value of $44,694.95. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Insiders have acquired a total of 10,537 shares of company stock valued at $278,434 over the last three months. 0.33% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.

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Tortoise Energy Infrastructure Company Profile

Tortoise Energy Infrastructure Corporation (the Fund) is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund seeks a high level of total return with a focus on current distributions paid to stockholders. The Fund invests primarily in equity securities of master limited partnerships (MLPs) and their affiliates that transport, gather, process or store natural gas, natural gas liquids (NGLs), crude oil and refined petroleum products.

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