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Bancroft Fund Ltd. (BCV)

USA
Closed-End Fund - Debt
NYSE
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Seeking Alpha
Positive
Gabelli Convertible & Income Securities Fund: An Attractive Higher Yield Convertible Fund
2021-10-14 04:50

GCV is another fund that is offered under the Gabelli fund sponsor, the others being BCV and ECF. This one is slightly different from BCV and ECF in that it also includes Mario Gabelli himself as a manager.

Seeking Alpha
Positive
ECF: A Discounted Fund With A ~5% Minimum Distribution Yield
2021-09-19 04:25

ECF is quite similar to BCV, which we recently covered, both being under the Gabelli banner and focused on convertibles.

Seeking Alpha
Neutral
CEF Report September 2021 | A Broken Record
2021-09-17 07:00

Discounts widened a bit but remain very tight relative to historical comparisons going back to 1996. Munis are now in line with taxable avg. premiums. At this time, a counter-cyclical approach is warranted. I have been advocating rotating from leveraged, junkier, and discount susceptible structures to open-end funds.

Seeking Alpha
Negative
BCV: A Value In The Convertible Space, Though Some Caution Worth Noting
2021-09-16 14:53

BCV remains an attractively valued convertible fund as convertibles take a breather this year.

Business Wire
Neutral
Bancroft Fund Ltd. Declares Distribution of $0.32 Per Share
2021-08-19 08:20

RYE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Trustees of Bancroft Fund Ltd. (NYSE American: BCV) (the “Fund”) declared a $0.32 per share cash distribution payable on September 23, 2021 to common shareholders of record on September 16, 2021. The Fund intends to pay the greater of either an annual distribution of 5% of the Fund's trailing 12-month average month-end market price or an amount that meets the minimum distribution requirement of the Internal Revenue Code for regulated investment companies

Business Wire
Neutral
Bancroft Fund Ltd. Declares Distribution of $0.32 Per Share
2021-05-13 09:10

RYE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Trustees of Bancroft Fund Ltd. (NYSE American: BCV) (the “Fund”) declared a $0.32 per share cash distribution payable on June 23, 2021 to common shareholders of record on June 16, 2021. The Fund intends to pay the greater of either an annual distribution of 5% of the Fund's trailing 12-month average month-end market price or an amount that meets the minimum distribution requirement of the Internal Revenue Code for regulated investment companies. Each qua

Business Wire
Neutral
Bancroft Fund Ltd. NAV Performance up 37% and Market Return up 29% in 2020 Declares Distribution of $0.32 Per Share
2021-02-25 10:00

RYE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Trustees of Bancroft Fund Ltd. (NYSE American: BCV) (the “Fund”) declared a $0.32 per share cash distribution payable on March 24, 2021 to common shareholders of record on March 17, 2021. The distribution follows on the strength of the Fund's returns in 2020. The Fund intends to pay the greater of either an annual distribution of 5% of the Fund's trailing 12-month average month-end market price or an amount that meets the minimum distribution requirement

Seeking Alpha
Neutral
Convertibles CEF Sector Update
2021-01-29 12:19

The convertibles sector had a tremendous 2020 on the back of a number of tailwinds such as outperformance in its sector tilts, high volatility, and falling rates. We take a look at the different options for investors in the sector across both open-end and closed-end funds.

Seeking Alpha
Positive
8 Closed-End Fund Buys In December To Finish Out A Volatile Year
2021-01-15 06:12

For the broader indexes, December continued along its upward momentum. Overall, the market seems to be quite lofty at these levels, so keeping a cash allocation could be appropriate.

Seeking Alpha
Positive
November Buys: 3 Monthly Paying CEFs, Plus Some Dividend Growth Opportunities
2020-12-15 16:35

November started out with a bang due to the election. Besides some early buying last month, it was another month of light buying throughout the remainder of November.