Tekla Healthcare Opportunities Fund (NYSE:THQ) to Issue $0.11 Monthly Dividend

Tekla Healthcare Opportunities Fund (NYSE:THQGet Rating) announced a monthly dividend on Tuesday, April 12th, Wall Street Journal reports. Shareholders of record on Thursday, April 21st will be paid a dividend of 0.1125 per share on Friday, April 29th. This represents a $1.35 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.94%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, April 20th.

NYSE:THQ opened at $22.74 on Wednesday. The business’s 50-day simple moving average is $21.96 and its 200-day simple moving average is $23.16. Tekla Healthcare Opportunities Fund has a fifty-two week low of $19.25 and a fifty-two week high of $25.92.

Institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the business. Glenmede Trust Co. NA acquired a new position in shares of Tekla Healthcare Opportunities Fund in the fourth quarter valued at approximately $205,000. Invesco Ltd. acquired a new position in Tekla Healthcare Opportunities Fund in the 3rd quarter worth $229,000. Jaffetilchin Investment Partners LLC boosted its stake in Tekla Healthcare Opportunities Fund by 7.3% in the 4th quarter. Jaffetilchin Investment Partners LLC now owns 24,700 shares of the company’s stock worth $633,000 after purchasing an additional 1,671 shares during the period. Stifel Financial Corp increased its holdings in Tekla Healthcare Opportunities Fund by 1.6% during the 4th quarter. Stifel Financial Corp now owns 106,277 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,725,000 after purchasing an additional 1,709 shares in the last quarter. Finally, LPL Financial LLC raised its stake in shares of Tekla Healthcare Opportunities Fund by 34.6% in the 4th quarter. LPL Financial LLC now owns 118,832 shares of the company’s stock valued at $3,047,000 after purchasing an additional 30,519 shares during the period.

About Tekla Healthcare Opportunities Fund (Get Rating)

Tekla Healthcare Opportunities Fund is a closed ended balanced mutual fund launched and managed by Tekla Capital Management LLC. The fund invests in public equity and fixed income markets across the globe. It seeks to invest in securities of companies operating in the healthcare sector. The fund also invests in pooled investment vehicles.

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