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MFS High Yield Municipal Trust Competitors

$4.52
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$4.51
Now: $4.52
$4.54
50-Day Range
$4.40
MA: $4.52
$4.72
52-Week Range
$3.31
Now: $4.52
$4.85
Volume44,700 shs
Average Volume82,737 shs
Market Capitalization$128.03 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield4.87%
Beta0.24

Competitors

MFS High Yield Municipal Trust (NYSE:CMU) Vs. AEF, EMD, OIA, DMF, VMM, and VLT

Should you be buying CMU stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "asset management" are considered alternatives and competitors to MFS High Yield Municipal Trust, including Aberdeen Emerging Markets Equity Income Fund (AEF), Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund (EMD), Invesco Municipal Income Opportunities Trust (OIA), BNY Mellon Municipal Income (DMF), Delaware Investments Minnesota Municipal Income Fund II (VMM), and Invesco High Income Trust II (VLT).

Aberdeen Emerging Markets Equity Income Fund (NYSE:AEF) and MFS High Yield Municipal Trust (NYSE:CMU) are both small-cap financial services companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability, valuation, risk, dividends and earnings.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations for Aberdeen Emerging Markets Equity Income Fund and MFS High Yield Municipal Trust, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Aberdeen Emerging Markets Equity Income Fund0000N/A
MFS High Yield Municipal Trust0000N/A

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Aberdeen Emerging Markets Equity Income Fund and MFS High Yield Municipal Trust's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Aberdeen Emerging Markets Equity Income FundN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
MFS High Yield Municipal TrustN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A

Profitability

This table compares Aberdeen Emerging Markets Equity Income Fund and MFS High Yield Municipal Trust's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Aberdeen Emerging Markets Equity Income FundN/AN/AN/A
MFS High Yield Municipal TrustN/AN/AN/A

Institutional & Insider Ownership

6.3% of MFS High Yield Municipal Trust shares are held by institutional investors. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Dividends

Aberdeen Emerging Markets Equity Income Fund pays an annual dividend of $0.19 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.2%. MFS High Yield Municipal Trust pays an annual dividend of $0.22 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.9%. MFS High Yield Municipal Trust has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years. MFS High Yield Municipal Trust is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Summary

MFS High Yield Municipal Trust beats Aberdeen Emerging Markets Equity Income Fund on 3 of the 3 factors compared between the two stocks.

MFS High Yield Municipal Trust (NYSE:CMU) and Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund (NYSE:EMD) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, risk, valuation, earnings and analyst recommendations.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for MFS High Yield Municipal Trust and Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
MFS High Yield Municipal Trust0000N/A
Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund0000N/A

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares MFS High Yield Municipal Trust and Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
MFS High Yield Municipal TrustN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt FundN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A

Profitability

This table compares MFS High Yield Municipal Trust and Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
MFS High Yield Municipal TrustN/AN/AN/A
Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt FundN/AN/AN/A

Institutional & Insider Ownership

6.3% of MFS High Yield Municipal Trust shares are owned by institutional investors. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Dividends

MFS High Yield Municipal Trust pays an annual dividend of $0.22 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.9%. Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund pays an annual dividend of $1.26 per share and has a dividend yield of 9.5%. MFS High Yield Municipal Trust has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

MFS High Yield Municipal Trust (NYSE:CMU) and Invesco Municipal Income Opportunities Trust (NYSE:OIA) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, risk, valuation, earnings and analyst recommendations.

Risk & Volatility

MFS High Yield Municipal Trust has a beta of 0.24, indicating that its share price is 76% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Invesco Municipal Income Opportunities Trust has a beta of 0.38, indicating that its share price is 62% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares MFS High Yield Municipal Trust and Invesco Municipal Income Opportunities Trust's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
MFS High Yield Municipal TrustN/AN/AN/A
Invesco Municipal Income Opportunities TrustN/AN/AN/A

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares MFS High Yield Municipal Trust and Invesco Municipal Income Opportunities Trust's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
MFS High Yield Municipal TrustN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Invesco Municipal Income Opportunities TrustN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for MFS High Yield Municipal Trust and Invesco Municipal Income Opportunities Trust, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
MFS High Yield Municipal Trust0000N/A
Invesco Municipal Income Opportunities Trust0000N/A

Institutional & Insider Ownership

6.3% of MFS High Yield Municipal Trust shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 8.0% of Invesco Municipal Income Opportunities Trust shares are owned by institutional investors. 5.3% of Invesco Municipal Income Opportunities Trust shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Dividends

MFS High Yield Municipal Trust pays an annual dividend of $0.22 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.9%. Invesco Municipal Income Opportunities Trust pays an annual dividend of $0.38 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.9%. MFS High Yield Municipal Trust has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Invesco Municipal Income Opportunities Trust has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Summary

Invesco Municipal Income Opportunities Trust beats MFS High Yield Municipal Trust on 4 of the 4 factors compared between the two stocks.

MFS High Yield Municipal Trust (NYSE:CMU) and BNY Mellon Municipal Income (NYSE:DMF) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation, institutional ownership, dividends, profitability and risk.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

6.3% of MFS High Yield Municipal Trust shares are owned by institutional investors. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Dividends

MFS High Yield Municipal Trust pays an annual dividend of $0.22 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.9%. BNY Mellon Municipal Income pays an annual dividend of $0.42 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.8%. MFS High Yield Municipal Trust has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years. MFS High Yield Municipal Trust is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Profitability

This table compares MFS High Yield Municipal Trust and BNY Mellon Municipal Income's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
MFS High Yield Municipal TrustN/AN/AN/A
BNY Mellon Municipal IncomeN/AN/AN/A

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares MFS High Yield Municipal Trust and BNY Mellon Municipal Income's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
MFS High Yield Municipal TrustN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
BNY Mellon Municipal IncomeN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings for MFS High Yield Municipal Trust and BNY Mellon Municipal Income, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
MFS High Yield Municipal Trust0000N/A
BNY Mellon Municipal Income0000N/A

Summary

MFS High Yield Municipal Trust beats BNY Mellon Municipal Income on 3 of the 3 factors compared between the two stocks.

MFS High Yield Municipal Trust (NYSE:CMU) and Delaware Investments Minnesota Municipal Income Fund II (NYSE:VMM) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, risk, valuation, profitability and dividends.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

6.3% of MFS High Yield Municipal Trust shares are held by institutional investors. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Dividends

MFS High Yield Municipal Trust pays an annual dividend of $0.22 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.9%. Delaware Investments Minnesota Municipal Income Fund II pays an annual dividend of $0.41 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.1%. MFS High Yield Municipal Trust has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years. MFS High Yield Municipal Trust is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Profitability

This table compares MFS High Yield Municipal Trust and Delaware Investments Minnesota Municipal Income Fund II's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
MFS High Yield Municipal TrustN/AN/AN/A
Delaware Investments Minnesota Municipal Income Fund IIN/AN/AN/A

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares MFS High Yield Municipal Trust and Delaware Investments Minnesota Municipal Income Fund II's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
MFS High Yield Municipal TrustN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Delaware Investments Minnesota Municipal Income Fund IIN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for MFS High Yield Municipal Trust and Delaware Investments Minnesota Municipal Income Fund II, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
MFS High Yield Municipal Trust0000N/A
Delaware Investments Minnesota Municipal Income Fund II0000N/A

Summary

MFS High Yield Municipal Trust beats Delaware Investments Minnesota Municipal Income Fund II on 3 of the 3 factors compared between the two stocks.

Invesco High Income Trust II (NYSE:VLT) and MFS High Yield Municipal Trust (NYSE:CMU) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, profitability, valuation, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends and risk.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Invesco High Income Trust II and MFS High Yield Municipal Trust's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Invesco High Income Trust IIN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
MFS High Yield Municipal TrustN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A

Risk and Volatility

Invesco High Income Trust II has a beta of 0.68, indicating that its stock price is 32% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, MFS High Yield Municipal Trust has a beta of 0.24, indicating that its stock price is 76% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

22.9% of Invesco High Income Trust II shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 6.3% of MFS High Yield Municipal Trust shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.0% of Invesco High Income Trust II shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Invesco High Income Trust II and MFS High Yield Municipal Trust's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Invesco High Income Trust IIN/AN/AN/A
MFS High Yield Municipal TrustN/AN/AN/A

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings and price targets for Invesco High Income Trust II and MFS High Yield Municipal Trust, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Invesco High Income Trust II0000N/A
MFS High Yield Municipal Trust0000N/A

Dividends

Invesco High Income Trust II pays an annual dividend of $1.16 per share and has a dividend yield of 8.5%. MFS High Yield Municipal Trust pays an annual dividend of $0.22 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.9%. Invesco High Income Trust II has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and MFS High Yield Municipal Trust has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Summary

Invesco High Income Trust II beats MFS High Yield Municipal Trust on 4 of the 4 factors compared between the two stocks.


MFS High Yield Municipal Trust Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
AEF
Aberdeen Emerging Markets Equity Income Fund
0.2$8.70+0.8%$441.54 millionN/A0.00
EMD
Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund
0.8$13.27+0.8%$379.92 millionN/A0.00
OIA
Invesco Municipal Income Opportunities Trust
0.8$7.79+0.4%$370.45 millionN/A0.00Dividend Announcement
DMF
BNY Mellon Municipal Income
0.3$8.78+0.1%$182.18 millionN/A0.00
VMM
Delaware Investments Minnesota Municipal Income Fund II
0.2$13.17+0.0%$151.52 millionN/A0.00Dividend Announcement
VLT
Invesco High Income Trust II
0.8$13.70+0.4%$88.98 millionN/A0.00Dividend Announcement
Decrease in Short Interest
PhenixFIN logo
MCC
PhenixFIN
0.9$28.31+1.4%$88.39 million$46.30 million-1.17
EVY
Eaton Vance New York Municipal Income Trust
0.2$14.00+1.1%$75.63 millionN/A0.00Dividend Announcement
VFL
Delaware Investments National Municipal Income Fund
0.3$12.92+0.2%$58.52 millionN/A0.00Dividend Announcement
OCCI
OFS Credit
0.8$15.53+0.8%$50.40 million$11.07 million0.00
AWP
Aberdeen Global Premier Properties Fund
0.5$5.49+0.5%$0.00N/A0.00
AVK
Advent Convertible and Income Fund
0.5$16.82+0.4%$0.00N/A0.00Dividend Cut
High Trading Volume
ACV
AllianzGI Diversified Income & Convertible Fund
0.9$31.46+1.1%$0.00N/A0.00Dividend Announcement
NIE
AllianzGI Equity & Convertible Income Fund
0.5$27.38+0.6%$0.00N/A0.00High Trading Volume
Decrease in Short Interest
AFT
Apollo Senior Floating Rate Fund
0.5$14.70+1.3%$0.00N/A0.00
BGH
Barings Global Short Duration High Yield Fund
0.6$15.65+0.4%$0.00N/A0.00
BHK
BlackRock Core Bond Trust
0.5$15.60+1.3%$0.00N/A0.00Dividend Announcement
BGR
BlackRock Energy and Resources Trust
0.5$9.24+3.1%$0.00N/A0.00Dividend Announcement
Gap Down
CII
BlackRock Enhanced Capital and Income Fund
0.5$18.54+0.9%$0.00N/A0.00Dividend Announcement
BDJ
BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust
0.5$8.98+1.3%$0.00N/A0.00Dividend Announcement
BlackRock Enhanced Global Dividend Trust logo
BOE
BlackRock Enhanced Global Dividend Trust
0.5$11.02+0.9%$0.00N/A0.00Dividend Announcement
EGF
BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund
0.4$12.85+0.5%$0.00N/A0.00Dividend Announcement
Decrease in Short Interest
BGY
BlackRock Enhanced International Dividend Trust
0.9$5.90+0.5%$0.00N/A0.00Dividend Announcement
BlackRock Long-Term Municipal Advantage Trust logo
BTA
BlackRock Long-Term Municipal Advantage Trust
0.5$12.49+0.2%$0.00N/A0.00Dividend Announcement
BIT
BlackRock Multi-Sector Income Trust
0.5$17.77+0.1%$0.00N/A0.00Dividend Announcement
BSE
BlackRock New York Municipal Income Quality Trust
0.5$14.09+0.9%$0.00N/A0.00Dividend Announcement
BNY
BlackRock New York Municipal Income Trust
0.5$15.43+0.0%$0.00N/A0.00Dividend Announcement
Increase in Short Interest
BFY
BlackRock New York Municipal Income Trust II
0.5$14.92+0.5%$0.00N/A0.00Dividend Announcement
Increase in Short Interest
News Coverage
BCX
Blackrock Resources & Commodities Strategy Trust
0.5$9.30+1.4%$0.00N/A0.00Dividend Announcement
BUI
BlackRock Utilities, Infrastructure & Power Opportunities Trust
0.5$24.57+0.8%$0.00N/A0.00Dividend Announcement
Decrease in Short Interest
DMB
BNY Mellon Municipal Bond Infrastructure Fund
0.3$14.01+0.4%$0.00N/A0.00Dividend Announcement
DMB
BNY Mellon Municipal Bond Infrastructure Fund
0.3$14.01+0.4%$0.00N/A0.00Dividend Announcement
CHY
Calamos Convertible and High Income Fund
0.5$14.48+2.3%$0.00N/A0.00Dividend Announcement
High Trading Volume
CHI
Calamos Convertible Opportunities and Income Fund
0.8$13.88+1.3%$0.00N/A0.00Dividend Announcement
High Trading Volume
CCD
Calamos Dynamic Convertible and Income Fund
0.8$30.86+0.2%$0.00N/A0.00Dividend Announcement
CSQ
Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund
0.8$16.58+1.6%$0.00N/A0.00Dividend Announcement
IGR
CBRE Clarion Global Real Estate Income Fund
0.9$7.21+0.0%$0.00N/A0.00
EMO
ClearBridge Energy Midstream Opportunity Fund
0.5$18.55+0.4%$0.00N/A0.00Gap Down
CEM
ClearBridge MLP and Midstream Fund
0.5$23.12+0.4%$0.00N/A0.00Gap Down
ClearBridge MLP and Midstream Total Return Fund logo
CTR
ClearBridge MLP and Midstream Total Return Fund
0.5$20.00+0.3%$0.00N/A0.00Decrease in Short Interest
FOF
Cohen & Steers Closed-End Opportunity Fund
0.5$12.95+0.1%$0.00N/A0.00
UTF
Cohen & Steers Infrastructure Fund
0.8$26.27+3.2%$0.00N/A0.00
MIE
Cohen & Steers MLP Income and Energy Opportunity Fund
0.5$3.29+0.0%$0.00N/A0.00
PSF
Cohen & Steers Select Preferred and Income Fund
0.5$26.94+0.0%$0.00N/A0.00
STK
Columbia Seligman Premium Technology Growth Fund
0.6$28.55+1.2%$0.00N/A0.00
DEX
Delaware Enhanced Global Dividend and Income Fund
0.4$9.59+0.4%$0.00N/A0.00Dividend Increase
DBL
DoubleLine Opportunistic Credit Fund
0.5$20.03+1.1%$0.00N/A0.00Dividend Announcement
EOI
Eaton Vance Enhanced Equity Income Fund
0.7$16.44+1.4%$0.00N/A0.00Dividend Announcement
ETX
Eaton Vance Municipal Income 2028 Term Trust
0.5$22.30+2.3%$0.00N/A0.00Dividend Announcement
EVF
Eaton Vance Senior Income Trust
0.9$6.65+0.5%$0.00N/A0.00Dividend Cut
Increase in Short Interest
This page was last updated on 3/8/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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