Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund (NYSE:JCE)’s stock price was up 1% during trading on Wednesday . The stock traded as high as $14.04 and last traded at $14.04, approximately 2,193 shares traded hands during trading. A decline of 96% from the average daily volume of 50,758 shares. The stock had previously closed at $13.90.

The company’s 50 day moving average price is $14.05 and its 200 day moving average price is $13.87.

Several large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Cetera Advisors LLC lifted its stake in shares of Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund by 6.4% during the second quarter. Cetera Advisors LLC now owns 26,618 shares of the company’s stock worth $373,000 after buying an additional 1,603 shares during the period. Capital Investment Advisory Services LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund during the second quarter worth $27,000. Mid Atlantic Financial Management Inc. ADV lifted its position in Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund by 27.6% during the second quarter. Mid Atlantic Financial Management Inc. ADV now owns 14,800 shares of the company’s stock valued at $208,000 after purchasing an additional 3,200 shares during the period. LPL Financial LLC lifted its position in Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund by 1.9% during the second quarter. LPL Financial LLC now owns 209,007 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,934,000 after purchasing an additional 3,924 shares during the period. Finally, Morgan Stanley lifted its position in Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund by 12.2% during the second quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 53,242 shares of the company’s stock valued at $748,000 after purchasing an additional 5,806 shares during the period.

About Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund (NYSE:JCE)

Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund is a closed-ended equity mutual fund launched by Nuveen Investments Inc The fund is co-managed by Nuveen Fund Advisors LLC, Nuveen Asset Management, LLC, and INTECH Investment Management. It invests in the public equity markets of the United States. The fund also invests some portion of its portfolio in derivatives using futures and options.

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