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abrdn Australia Equity Fund (IAF)

Non U.S. Equity Funds - Misc. Non US Equity Funds

Data as of Sept. 21, 2023
Market Price $3.91 (- $0.18)
NAV (Sept. 21, 2023) $4.40 (- $0.14)
Fund Listed NYSE MKT
Premium / Discount -11.14% (-1.22%)
Fund Info
Inception Dec. 12, 1985
Sponsor abrdn
Website https://www.aberdeenia...
Phone 1-800-522-5465
Location Pennsylvania
Incorporated Maryland
Staggered Board Yes
Term Date N/A
Objective: Long-term capital appreciation; Australian ASX equity securities
Related Indexes
International Equity Index
Capital & Leverage
Outstanding Shares 25,758,583
Total Assets (Reported: April 30, 2023) $136M
Estimated Total Assets $123M
Net Assets $113M
Market Cap $101M
Portfolio Turnover 3.00%
Total Leverage 7.53%
Structural Leverage (out of total) 100.00%
Portfolio Leverage (out of total) 0.00%
Expense Ratio 1.91%
Non Lev Exp Ratio 1.58%
Rel Lev Cost 4.06%
Discount Data
Average Discount (3 Yr) -5.64%
Discount Low(3 Yr) -15.10%
Discount High(3 Yr) 7.55%
Discount Rel Range (3 Yr) 22.91%
Comp Discount 6.96
Discount St Dev (1Yr) 1.89
Z-Stat (6mo) 0.37
Z-Stat (1Yr) -0.04
Z-Stat (3Yr) -0.78
Comp Z-Stat (6mo) 1.21
Comp Z-Stat (3Yr) 0.70
Distribution Data
Market Yield 12.28%
Income Yield 6.14%
Lev Adj NAV Yield 10.15%
Distribution Frequency Q
Current Distribution $0.120
Current Income $0.060
Ex-Date 8/23/23
Payable Date 9/29/23
Div Growth (3yr) 0.00%
Dividend Change -7.7% on 8/9/23
Expected Div 11/9/23
RoC (1yr) 44.22%
RoC (3yr) 13.16%
Tax Dividend Data 2022 2020 - 2022
Income 34.0% 30.6%
ST Gains 0% 0%
QDI 34.0% 30.6%
LT Gains 66.0% 53.9%
RoC 0% 15.6%
Volume & Liquidity
Average Daily $ (K) $182
Avg Volume 30 day 42,471
Avg Volume 90 day 46,554
Volume Trend -8.77%
Comp Volume Trend -40.93%
Correlation & Volatility
Price Correlation (1yr)
vs. S&P 500 (TR)
Price Correlation (1yr)
vs. CEFA's 12 Major CEF Sectors Index
Price Correlation (1yr)
vs. CEFA's International Equity Index
Most Correlated Peer (Mk Pr): CUBA 74.0%
NAV - Price Correlation (30 d) 82.3%
NAV - Price Correlation (90 d) 96.7%
NAV - Price Correlation (1 Yr) 94.8%
Price St Dev (1Yr) 26.2%
NAV St Dev (1Yr) 22.9%
Earnings / Share (4/30/23) $0.029
Earn Coverage 24.50%
Earnings Trend Down
UNII / Share (4/30/23) $-0.260
Rel UNII -108.50
UNII Trend Up
NAV Beta (2yr)
vs. S&P 500 (TR)
NAV Beta (2yr)
vs. CEFA's 12 Major CEF Sectors Index
NAV Beta (2yr)
vs. CEFA's International Equity Index

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