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Business Description

Industry: Asset Management » Asset Management    NAICS: 523920    SIC: 6282
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Headquarter Location:USA
Cohen & Steers Select Preferred and Income Fund is an investment management company. It focusses on investing for the purpose of securing a higher income rate for its investors by placing funds primarily in the banking sector.

Cohen & Steers Select Preferred and Income Fund, Inc is a closed-end investment company based in the United States. Its business is to provide asset management services intending to return a high income and to its shareholders and contribute to the overall capital appreciation. The fund's strategy involves placing most of its investment in the banking sector. The other sectors under its portfolio comprise of insurance companies, real estate, industrials, telecom services, utilities, and financials. Its geographical portfolio consists mostly of United States securities and a limited share of companies from the United Kingdom, France, Switzerland, Japan, Netherlands, Cayman Islands, Bermuda, Germany, Ireland, Italy and Spain.

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Dividend Yield % 7.44
PSF's Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
80% of the 1513 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 4.04 vs. PSF: 7.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
PSF' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 7.47
Current: 7.44
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7.47
Forward Dividend Yield % 7.44
PSF's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
76% of the 1399 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 4.50 vs. PSF: 7.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
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5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 7.43
PSF's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked higher than
73% of the 1788 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 4.57 vs. PSF: 7.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
PSF' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 7.47
Current: 7.43
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7.47

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More Statistics

Beta0.28
Short Percentage of Float0.08%
52-Week Range $24.82 - 29.16
Shares Outstanding (Mil)11.99
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Articles On GuruFocus.com
Cohen & Steers Select Preferred and Income Fund, Inc. (PSF) Notification of Sources of Distribution Aug 18 2017 
/C O R R E C T I O N -- Cohen & Steers/ Aug 01 2017 
Cohen & Steers Select Preferred and Income Fund, Inc. (PSF) Notification of Sources of Distribution Jul 24 2017 
Cohen & Steers Funds Quarterly Data Now Available Jul 24 2017 
Cohen & Steers Select Preferred and Income Fund, Inc. (PSF) Notification of Sources of Distribution May 22 2017 
Cohen & Steers Select Preferred and Income Fund, Inc. (PSF) Notification of Sources of Distribution Apr 24 2017 
Cohen & Steers Closed-End Funds Declare Distributions for April, May and June 2017 Mar 31 2017 
Closed-End Funds Are a Pocket of Value in an Expensive Market Oct 22 2015 

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Cohen & Steers Select Preferred and Income Fund, Inc. (PSF) Notification of Sources of Distribution... Aug 18 2017
UBS Downgrades Preferred Closed-End Funds to Hold Aug 15 2017
/C O R R E C T I O N -- Cohen & Steers/ Aug 01 2017
Cohen & Steers Funds Quarterly Data Now Available Jul 24 2017
Cohen & Steers Closed-End Funds Declare Distributions for July, August and September 2017 Jun 28 2017
Cohen & Steers Closed-End Funds Declare Distributions for April, May and June 2017 Mar 28 2017
Cohen & Steers Closed-End Funds Declare Distributions for January, February and March 2017 Dec 21 2016
Cohen & Steers Select Preferred and Income Fund (PSF) Declares Year-End Capital Gain Distribution... Dec 19 2016
Cohen & Steers Select Preferred and Income Fund (PSF) Declares Monthly Distributions Oct 03 2016

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