Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund Company Profile (NYSE:DMO)

About Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund (NYSE:DMO)

Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund logoWestern Asset Mortgage Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. (the Fund) is a non-diversified, limited-term, closed-end management investment company. The Fund's primary investment objective is to provide current income. As a secondary investment objective, the Fund intends to seek capital appreciation. The Fund invests in a portfolio of mortgage-backed securities, consisting of non-agency residential mortgage-backed securities and commercial mortgage-backed securities. The Fund may invest in other permitted investments, including cash and cash equivalents; treasury securities; non-mortgage related asset-backed securities backed by various asset classes, and investment grade and below investment grade fixed income securities. It may also invest in derivative instruments, such as options contracts, futures contracts, options on futures contracts, indexed securities, credit linked notes and credit default swaps. Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC is the investment manager of the Fund.

Industry, Sector and Symbol: Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $25.72
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $25.66
  • 52 Week Range: $20.95 - $27.29
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 58,064 shs.
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund (NYSE:DMO)

What is Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund's stock symbol?

Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "DMO."

How often does Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund?

Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund announced a monthly dividend on Tuesday, August 15th. Shareholders of record on Friday, October 20th will be given a dividend of $0.225 per share on Wednesday, November 1st. This represents a $2.70 annualized dividend and a yield of 10.25%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 19th. View Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund's Dividend History.

Who are some of Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund's key competitors?

Who are Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund's key executives?

Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Jane E. Trust, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer, Trustee/ Director
  • Richard F. Sennett, Principal Financial Officer
  • Ted P. Becker, Chief Compliance Officer
  • Steven Frank, Treasurer
  • Vanessa A. Williams, Identity Theft Prevention Officer
  • Robert I. Frenkel, Secretary, Chief Legal Officer
  • William R. Hutchinson, Lead Independent Director
  • Robert D. Agdern, Independent Director
  • Carol L. Colman, Independent Director
  • Daniel P. Cronin, Independent Director

How do I buy Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund stock?

Shares of Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund's stock price today?

One share of Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund stock can currently be purchased for approximately $26.34.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund (NYSE DMO)
Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  29 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  21 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  50
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund (NYSE:DMO) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A
Consensus Price Target History for Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund (NYSE:DMO)
Price Target History for Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund (NYSE:DMO)
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Earnings

Earnings History for Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund (NYSE:DMO)
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Estimates

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Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund (NYSE:DMO)
Next Dividend:11/1/2017
Annual Dividend:$2.70
Dividend Yield:10.25%
Dividend Growth:-3.30% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund (NYSE:DMO)

Dividend History by Quarter for Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund (NYSE DMO)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/15/2017monthly$0.2310.51%10/19/201710/20/201711/1/2017
8/15/2017monthly$0.2310.51%11/22/201711/24/201712/1/2017
8/15/2017monthly$0.0810.51%9/21/20179/22/201710/2/2017
5/18/2017monthly$0.2411.25%7/19/20177/21/20178/1/2017
5/18/2017monthly$0.2411.25%8/23/20178/25/20179/1/2017
5/18/2017monthly$0.2411.25%6/21/20176/23/20177/3/2017
2/16/2017monthly$0.2412.17%3/22/20173/24/20174/3/2017
2/16/2017monthly$0.2412.17%5/17/20175/19/20176/1/2017
2/16/2017monthly$0.2412.17%4/19/20174/21/20175/1/2017
11/21/2016$0.242/15/20172/17/20172/24/2017
11/16/2016$0.241/18/20171/20/20171/27/2017
11/16/2016Monthly$0.2412/21/201612/23/201612/30/2016
5/21/2015monthly$0.2110.18%8/19/20158/21/20158/28/2015
5/21/2015monthly$0.2110.18%6/17/20156/19/20156/26/2015
5/21/2015monthly$0.2110.18%7/22/20157/24/20157/31/2015
2/19/2015monthly$0.188.93%4/15/20154/17/20154/24/2015
2/19/2015monthly$0.188.93%5/20/20155/22/20155/29/2015
2/19/2015monthly$0.188.93%3/18/20153/20/20153/27/2015
12/19/2014special$0.057.77%12/29/201412/31/20141/26/2015
11/19/2014monthly$0.167.94%2/18/20152/20/20152/27/2015
11/19/2014monthly$0.167.94%12/17/201412/19/201412/26/2014
11/19/2014monthly$0.167.94%1/21/20151/23/20151/30/2015
8/18/2014monthly$0.167.85%10/22/201410/24/201410/31/2014
8/18/2014monthly$0.167.85%11/19/201411/21/201411/28/2014
8/18/2014special$0.037.85%9/17/20149/19/20149/26/2014
5/21/2014monthly$0.168.07%8/20/20148/22/20148/29/2014
5/21/2014monthly$0.168.07%7/16/20147/18/20147/25/2014
5/20/2014jun 14$0.168.07%6/18/20146/20/20146/27/2014
2/14/2014monthly$0.157.79%4/15/20144/17/20144/25/2014
2/14/2014monthly$0.157.79%3/19/20143/21/20143/28/2014
2/14/2014monthly$0.157.79%5/21/20145/23/20145/30/2014
12/17/2013monthly$0.127.88%12/27/201312/31/20131/27/2014
12/17/2013special$0.487.88%12/27/201312/31/20131/27/2014
12/16/2013dec 13$0.1212/27/201312/31/20131/27/2014
11/19/2013monthly$0.157.97%12/18/201312/20/201312/27/2013
11/19/2013monthly$0.157.97%1/22/20141/24/20141/31/2014
11/19/2013monthly$0.157.97%2/19/20142/21/20142/28/2014
11/18/2013dec 13$0.1512/18/201312/20/201312/27/2013
8/20/2013monthly$0.158.21%11/20/201311/22/201311/29/2013
8/20/2013monthly$0.158.21%10/16/201310/18/201310/25/2013
8/20/2013monthly$0.158.21%9/18/20139/20/20139/27/2013
8/19/2013sep 13$0.159/18/20139/20/20139/27/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund (NYSE:DMO)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund (NYSE:DMO)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund (NYSE:DMO)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund (NYSE:DMO)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/16/2017Daniel P. CroninDirectorSell1,000$26.12$26,120.00View SEC Filing  
8/19/2016Daniel P. CroninDirectorSell2,000$24.19$48,380.00View SEC Filing  
9/6/2013Carol L ColmanDirectorSell1,500$21.91$32,865.00View SEC Filing  
7/18/2013James W Hirschmann IIICEOBuy10,000$21.99$219,900.00View SEC Filing  
7/8/2013Stephen A WalshInsiderBuy2,000$21.77$43,540.00View SEC Filing  
7/5/2013Stephen A WalshInsiderBuy4,000$21.87$87,480.00View SEC Filing  
7/3/2013Stephen A WalshInsiderBuy2,000$22.55$45,100.00View SEC Filing  
12/31/2012Stephen A WalshInsiderBuy1,000$24.23$24,230.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

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This page was last updated on 10/17/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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