Ellsworth Fund LTD Institutional Investor Sentiment Improved in Q2 2018

September 14, 2018 - By Palma Niemeyer

Sentiment for Ellsworth Fund LTD (NYSEMKT:ECF)

Ellsworth Fund LTD (NYSEMKT:ECF) institutional sentiment increased to 1.6 in 2018 Q2. Its up 0.60, from 1 in 2018Q1. The ratio has increased, as 16 funds increased or opened new equity positions, while 10 cut down and sold their equity positions in Ellsworth Fund LTD. The funds in our partner’s database now own: 3.25 million shares, down from 3.34 million shares in 2018Q1. Also, the number of funds holding Ellsworth Fund LTD in their top 10 equity positions was flat from 0 to 0 for the same number . Sold All: 2 Reduced: 8 Increased: 10 New Position: 6.

Ellsworth Growth and Income Fund Ltd. is a closed-ended equity mutual fund launched by GAMCO Investors, Inc. The company has market cap of $132.71 million. The fund is managed by Gabelli Funds, LLC. It has a 11.85 P/E ratio. It invests in the public equity markets.

The stock decreased 0.29% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $10.26. About 565 shares traded. Ellsworth Growth and Income Fund Ltd. (NYSEMKT:ECF) has risen 13.14% since September 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 2.48% the S&P500.

Altfest L J & Co Inc holds 0.28% of its portfolio in Ellsworth Growth and Income Fund Ltd. for 79,762 shares. Aviance Capital Partners Llc owns 98,982 shares or 0.27% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Institute For Wealth Management Llc. has 0.26% invested in the company for 86,146 shares. The California-based Meridian Investment Counsel Inc. has invested 0.13% in the stock. Advisors Asset Management Inc., a Colorado-based fund reported 350,810 shares.

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