Reviewing Firsthand Technology Value Fund Inc. (SVVC)’s and Wells Fargo Advantage Utilities and High Income Fund (NYSEAMERICAN:ERH)’s results

Firsthand Technology Value Fund Inc. (NASDAQ:SVVC) and Wells Fargo Advantage Utilities and High Income Fund (NYSEAMERICAN:ERH), are influenced by compare since they are both players in the Asset Management. These factors are particularly influence the dividends, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability, risk, earnings and valuation of the two firms.

Earnings and Valuation

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Firsthand Technology Value Fund Inc. 2.88M 36.44 74.57M 0.00 0.00
Wells Fargo Advantage Utilities and High Income Fund 9.49M 12.32 1.41M -0.15 0.00

Table 1 highlights Firsthand Technology Value Fund Inc. and Wells Fargo Advantage Utilities and High Income Fund’s top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Profitability

Table 2 provides Firsthand Technology Value Fund Inc. and Wells Fargo Advantage Utilities and High Income Fund’s return on assets, return on equity and net margins.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Firsthand Technology Value Fund Inc. 2,589.24% 0% 0%
Wells Fargo Advantage Utilities and High Income Fund -14.86% 0% 0%

Dividends

Firsthand Technology Value Fund Inc. pays out a $5.86 per share dividend on a yearly basis and it also offers 40.98% dividend yield. Wells Fargo Advantage Utilities and High Income Fund has an annual dividend pay of $0.9 per share while its annual dividend yield is 7.12%.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

Institutional investors owned 0% of Firsthand Technology Value Fund Inc. shares and 3.56% of Wells Fargo Advantage Utilities and High Income Fund shares. Insiders Competitively, owned 0.06% of Wells Fargo Advantage Utilities and High Income Fund shares.

Performance

In this table we provide the Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Half Yearly, Yearly and YTD Performance of both pretenders.

Performance (W) Performance (M) Performance (Q) Performance (HY) Performance (Y) Performance (YTD)
Firsthand Technology Value Fund Inc. -1.22% -3.47% -17.75% -11.59% 46.68% 38.25%
Wells Fargo Advantage Utilities and High Income Fund -0.25% -6.27% -7.22% -2.53% -10.75% -9.47%

For the past year Firsthand Technology Value Fund Inc. has 38.25% stronger performance while Wells Fargo Advantage Utilities and High Income Fund has -9.47% weaker performance.

Summary

Firsthand Technology Value Fund Inc. beats Wells Fargo Advantage Utilities and High Income Fund on 8 of the 9 factors.