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Owners of Nuveen Mortgage Opportunity Term Fund 2 (NYSE: JMT) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 17 cents per share. At a price of $29.82 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 7%. The average volume for Nuveen Mortgage Opportunity Term Fund 2 has been 14,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Nuveen Mortgage Opportunity Term Fund 2 has a market cap of $144.2 million and is part of the financial services industry. Shares are up 9.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. EXCLUSIVE OFFER: Jim Cramer's Protégé, Dave Peltier, only buys dividend stocks that have the potential for a 3% to 4% yield and 10% growth. Get his best picks for less than $50/year. You can view the full Nuveen Mortgage Opportunity Term Fund 2 Ratings Report now.