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:
  • Sector: N/A
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:DMO
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: N/A
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $25.43
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $24.03
  • 52 Week Range: $20.95 - $26.82
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 62,169 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 Thursday, May 18th. Stockholders of record on Friday, July 21st will be given a dividend of $0.235 per share on Tuesday, August 1st. This represents a $2.82 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 10.76%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, July 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 $26.22.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund (NYSE DMO)
Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  1 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  2 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  3
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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

Analysts' Ratings 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

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

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Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund (NYSE:DMO)
Next Dividend:8/1/2017
Annual Dividend:$2.82
Dividend Yield:10.76%
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
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)
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)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund (NYSE:DMO)
Latest Headlines for Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund (NYSE:DMO)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoWestern Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund Inc (DMO) Director Sells $26,120.00 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 16 at 4:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWestern Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund Inc to Issue Monthly Dividend of $0.24 (DMO)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 18 at 6:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWestern Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund Inc (DMO) Declares Monthly Dividend of $0.24
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 18 at 6:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWestern Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund Inc to Issue Monthly Dividend of $0.24 (DMO)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 18 at 6:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWestern Asset Mortgage Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. Announces Financial Position as of March 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 15 at 11:50 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo9 CEFs Paying 9.9%+ That Will Fund Your Retirement
finance.yahoo.com - May 6 at 9:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVery Favorable News Coverage Very Likely to Impact Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund (DMO) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 8:10 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWestern Asset Mortgage Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. Portfolio Composition as of March 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 10:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPositive Media Coverage Likely to Affect Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund (DMO) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 4:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWestern Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund (DMO) Receiving Positive News Coverage, Study Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 12:53 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWestern Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund (DMO) Earning Very Positive News Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 7:28 AM
forbes.com logoThese 8.7% Dividends Have Beaten the S&P 500 for Years
www.forbes.com - April 1 at 4:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLegg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC Announces Distributions for the Months of March, April and May 2017
finance.yahoo.com - February 14 at 5:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWestern Asset Mortgage Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. Portfolio Composition as of December 31, 2016
finance.yahoo.com - January 30 at 5:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWestern Asset Mortgage Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. Announces Financial Position as of September 30, 2016
finance.yahoo.com - December 29 at 3:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWestern Asset Mortgage Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. Portfolio Composition as of September 30, 2016
finance.yahoo.com - October 27 at 8:44 PM
bloomberg.com logoLendingClub Said in Talks With Western Asset for Funding Deal
www.bloomberg.com - August 4 at 4:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWestern Asset Mortgage Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. Portfolio Composition as of June 30, 2016
finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 8:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWestern Asset Mortgage Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. Announces Financial Position as of March 31, 2016
finance.yahoo.com - July 7 at 8:00 AM
bloomberg.com logoFOMC Minutes Released: What's Weighing on the Fed?
www.bloomberg.com - July 6 at 3:12 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWestern Asset Mortgage Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. Announces Results of Annual Meeting of Shareholders
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 8:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWestern Asset Mortgage Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. Portfolio Composition as of March 31, 2016
finance.yahoo.com - April 29 at 8:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWestern Asset Mortgage Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. Portfolio Composition as of December 31, 2015
finance.yahoo.com - January 29 at 9:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWestern Asset Mortgage Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. (“DMO”) Announces Distributions for the Month of December 2015
finance.yahoo.com - December 17 at 8:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWestern Asset Mortgage Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. Announces Financial Position as of September 30, 2015
finance.yahoo.com - December 1 at 8:00 AM

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