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NYSE:EHIWestern Asset Global High Income Fnd Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.05 (-0.53 %)
(As of 07/9/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $9.42
50-Day Range
MA: $9.18
52-Week Range
Now: $9.42
Volume45,925 shs
Average Volume162,122 shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.08%
Western Asset Global High Income Fund Inc is a closed ended fixed income mutual fund launched and managed by Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC. The fund is co-managed by Western Asset Management Company, Western Asset Management Company Limited, and Western Asset Management Company Pte. Ltd. It invests in the fixed income markets across the globe. The fund invests in undervalued bonds of companies operating across diversified sectors. It seeks to invest in a portfolio of below investment grade fixed income securities, emerging market fixed income securities and investment grade fixed income securities. The fund employs quantitative analysis to build its portfolio. It invests in fixed income securities with an average credit quality of BB as per S&P and an average duration of 3.8 years. The fund benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the Barclays Capital U.S. Aggregate Index, the Barclays Capital U.S. Corporate High Yield 2% Issuer Cap Index, and the JPMorgan Emerging Markets Bond Index Global. It was formerly known as Salomon Brothers Global High Income Fund Inc. Western Asset Global High Income Fund Inc was formed on July 28, 2003 and is domiciled in the United States.
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Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 3.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.12 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Asset Management



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Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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Western Asset Global High Income Fnd (NYSE:EHI) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Western Asset Global High Income Fnd's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Western Asset Global High Income Fnd's stock was trading at $9.02 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, EHI shares have increased by 4.4% and is now trading at $9.42. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

How often does Western Asset Global High Income Fnd pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Western Asset Global High Income Fnd?

Western Asset Global High Income Fnd declared a monthly dividend on Thursday, May 21st. Stockholders of record on Monday, August 24th will be given a dividend of $0.067 per share on Tuesday, September 1st. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a yield of 8.54%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, August 21st. View Western Asset Global High Income Fnd's dividend history.

Has Western Asset Global High Income Fnd been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about EHI stock has trended negative on Friday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Western Asset Global High Income Fnd earned a coverage optimism score of -2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. View the latest news about Western Asset Global High Income Fnd.

Who are some of Western Asset Global High Income Fnd's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Western Asset Global High Income Fnd own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Western Asset Global High Income Fnd investors own include Western Asset Mrtg Defined Oppn Fund (DMO), Pfizer (PFE), Putnam Premier Income Trust (PPT), Southern (SO), Sunoco (SUN), AT&T (T), Verizon Communications (VZ), Wells Fargo & Co (WFC), Aberdeen Income Credit Strategies Fund (ACP) and Adamis Pharmaceuticals (ADMP).

Who are Western Asset Global High Income Fnd's key executives?

Western Asset Global High Income Fnd's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Kenneth Donald Fuller, Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer and Pres (Age 61)
  • Mr. Richard F. Sennett, Principal Financial Officer (Age 49)
  • Mr. Robert I. Frenkel, Chief Legal Officer and Sec. (Age 65)
  • Mr. Theodore Paul Becker, Chief Compliance Officer (Age 68)
  • Ms. Beth A. Semmel CFA, Exec. VP (Age 59)

What is Western Asset Global High Income Fnd's stock symbol?

Western Asset Global High Income Fnd trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "EHI."

How do I buy shares of Western Asset Global High Income Fnd?

Shares of EHI 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Western Asset Global High Income Fnd's stock price today?

One share of EHI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.42.

What is Western Asset Global High Income Fnd's official website?

The official website for Western Asset Global High Income Fnd is www.leggmason.com.

This page was last updated on 7/10/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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