Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund N (NYSE:JCE) Experiences Light Trading Volume – Highlight Press

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8,308 shares changed hands on Friday. Trading volume was down 82.74% under the stocks average daily volume.

Here are a few additional firms who have increased or decreased their stake in (JCE). As of the end of the quarter Morgan Stanley had acquired a total of 3 shares growing its holdings by 0.1%. The value of the investment in JCE increased from $65,000 to $69,000 a change of 6.2% quarter to quarter. As of quarter end Shaker Financial Services, LLC had bought 139,653 shares growing its stake by 34.4%. The value of the investment in Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund N went from $5,302,000 to $7,592,000 a change of $2,290,000 quarter over quarter.

Bank Of Nova Scotia cut its stake by shedding 13,855 shares a decrease of 24.7% from 09/30/2016 to 03/31/2017. Bank Of Nova Scotia controls 42,152 shares valued at $587,000. The total value of its holdings decreased 23.7%. Raymond James & Associates divested its position by selling 10,843 shares a decrease of 4.1% in the quarter. Raymond James & Associates claims 252,454 shares worth $3,517,000. The value of the position overall is up by 2.1%.

The company is so far trading unchanged by 0.00 percent from yesterday’s close. It is trading at $15.17 which is just a bit higher than the 50 day moving average of $14.92 and which is a tad above the 200 day moving average of $14.26. The 50 day moving average moved up $0.25 whereas the 200 day moving average was up $0.91 or +6.38%.

Nuveen Core Equity Alpha Fund (the Fund) is a diversified closed-end management investment company. The Fund?s investment objective is to provide total return. The Fund seeks to achieve its investment objective primarily through long-term capital appreciation, and secondarily through income and gains. The Fund will invest in a portfolio of common stocks selected by employing a mathematical process designed by its sub-advisor, Enhanced Investment Technologies, LLC (INTECH), which seeks to provide risk-adjusted excess returns (alpha) above the S&P 500 Index (the Index), with an equal or lesser amount of relative investment risk. The Fund will, to a limited extent, write (sell) call options primarily on custom baskets of securities that seek to track the return of the Index. Its investment advisor is Nuveen Asset Management (NAM), a wholly owned subsidiary of Nuveen Investments, Inc..