About Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund (NYSE:DMO)
Western 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
Industry Closed End Funds
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Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund (NYSE:DMO) Frequently Asked Questions
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 Friday, February 16th. Investors of record on Friday, May 25th will be paid a dividend of $0.205 per share on Friday, June 1st. This represents a $2.46 annualized dividend and a yield of 10.03%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 24th. View Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund's Dividend History.
Who are some of Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund include Clearbridge Energy MLP Total Return Fund (CTR), MFS Charter Income Trust (MCR), Goldman Sachs MLP Inc Opp (GMZ), Carador Income Fund (CIFU), Oxford Lane Capital (OXLC), Center Coast Brookfield MLP&Enrg Inf Fnd (CEN), Kayne Anderson Energy Development (KED), BlackRock LT Municipal Advantage Trust (BTA), Voya Asia Pacific High (IAE), Malaysia Fund (MAY), Full Circle Capital (FULL), GLI Finance (GLIF), Andalas Energy and Power (ADL), Helios Advantage Income Fund (HAV), MCG Capital (MCGC) and Warehouse REIT (WHR).
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 (Age 55)
- Richard F. Sennett, Principal Financial Officer (Age 47)
- Ted P. Becker, Chief Compliance Officer (Age 66)
- Steven Frank, Treasurer (Age 50)
- Vanessa A. Williams, Identity Theft Prevention Officer (Age 38)
- Robert I. Frenkel, Secretary, Chief Legal Officer (Age 63)
- William R. Hutchinson, Lead Independent Director (Age 75)
- Robert D. Agdern, Independent Director (Age 67)
- Carol L. Colman, Independent Director (Age 71)
- Daniel P. Cronin, Independent Director (Age 71)
Has Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund been receiving favorable news coverage?
Media headlines about DMO stock have been trending somewhat negative on Wednesday, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund earned a daily sentiment score of -0.06 on Accern's scale. They also gave news stories about the investment management company an impact score of 47.05 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.
Who are Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund's major shareholders?
Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include MML Investors Services LLC (1.13%), Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. (0.79%), BlackRock Inc. (0.24%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.14%) and LPL Financial LLC (0.08%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund.
Which institutional investors are selling Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund stock?
Which institutional investors are buying Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund stock?
How do I buy shares of Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund?
Shares of DMO can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market 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 DMO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $24.53.
How big of a company is Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund?
Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund has a market capitalization of $255.83 million.
How can I contact Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund?
Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund's mailing address is 620 8th Ave Fl 49, NEW YORK, NY 10018-1427, United States. The investment management company can be reached via phone at +1-888-7770102.
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Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund (NYSE:DMO) Dividend Information
|Dividend Growth:||1.80% (3 Year Average)|
Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund (NYSE:DMO) Dividend History by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
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Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund (NYSE DMO) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History
Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund (NYSE DMO) Insider Trades by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Shares Held After Transaction||Details|
|6/16/2017||Daniel P. Cronin||Director||Sell||1,000||$26.12||$26,120.00|| |
|8/19/2016||Daniel P. Cronin||Director||Sell||2,000||$24.19||$48,380.00|| |
|9/6/2013||Carol L Colman||Director||Sell||1,500||$21.91||$32,865.00|| |
|7/18/2013||James W Hirschmann III||CEO||Buy||10,000||$21.99||$219,900.00|| |
|7/8/2013||Stephen A Walsh||Insider||Buy||2,000||$21.77||$43,540.00|| |
|7/5/2013||Stephen A Walsh||Insider||Buy||4,000||$21.87||$87,480.00|| |
|7/3/2013||Stephen A Walsh||Insider||Buy||2,000||$22.55||$45,100.00|| |
|12/31/2012||Stephen A Walsh||Insider||Buy||1,000||$24.23||$24,230.00|| |
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