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 declared a special dividend on Thursday, December 21st. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.0546 per share on Friday, January 26th. This represents a dividend yield of 10.89%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 28th. This is a positive change from Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund's previous special dividend of $0.05. 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 Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital (PFLT), PennantPark Investment (PNNT), Clearbridge Energy MLP Total Return Fund (CTR), Foresight Solar Fund (FSFL), Triangle Capital (TCAP), Carador Income Fund (CIFU), Blackrock Capital Investment (BKCC), Goldman Sachs MLP Income Opportun Fund (GMZ), MFS Charter Income Trust (MCR), Fidus Investment (FDUS), Gladstone Investment (GAIN), Eagle Point Credit (ECC), THL Credit (TCRD), TICC Capital (TICC), Solar Senior Capital (SUNS), Medley Capital (MCC), WhiteHorse Finance (WHF) and Center Coast MLP & Infrastructure Fund (CEN).
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)
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 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 Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.81.
How big of a company is Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund?
Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund has a market capitalization of $269.66 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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