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Western Asset Emerging Mrkts Dbt Fnd Stock Forecast, Price & News

$13.05
-0.01 (-0.08 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$13.04
Now: $13.05
$13.14
50-Day Range
$12.78
MA: $13.11
$13.38
52-Week Range
$8.01
Now: $13.05
$15.08
Volume104,355 shs
Average Volume316,616 shs
Market Capitalization$373.62 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield11.81%
BetaN/A
Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund Inc. is an open ended fixed-income mutual fund launched and managed by Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC. It is co-managed by Western Asset Management Company, Western Asset Management Company Limited and Western Asset Management Company Pte. Ltd. The fund invests in fixed income markets of emerging market countries across the globe. It seeks to invest in fixed income securities issued by governments, government-related entities, and corporations which are of any maturity and quality. The fund employs fundamental analysis along with a top-down security picking approach focusing on factors like currency, inflation and interest rate trends, growth rate forecasts, liquidity of markets for that country's debt, political outlook, tax environment to create its portfolio. It benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the JPMorgan Emerging Markets Bond Index Global. The fund was formerly known as Salomon Brothers Emerging Markets Debt Fund Inc. Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund Inc. was formed on December 1, 2003 and is domiciled in the United States.
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Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

0.83 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Asset Management
Sub-IndustryN/A
CUSIP95766E103
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Debt

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EmployeesN/A
Market Cap$373.62 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable
$13.05
-0.01 (-0.08 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Western Asset Emerging Mrkts Dbt Fnd (NYSE:EMD) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Western Asset Emerging Mrkts Dbt Fnd's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Western Asset Emerging Mrkts Dbt Fnd's stock was trading at $12.90 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, EMD shares have increased by 1.2% and is now trading at $13.05.
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How often does Western Asset Emerging Mrkts Dbt Fnd pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Western Asset Emerging Mrkts Dbt Fnd?

Western Asset Emerging Mrkts Dbt Fnd announced a monthly dividend on Friday, August 21st. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 20th will be given a dividend of $0.095 per share on Tuesday, December 1st. This represents a $1.14 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 8.74%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 19th.
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Western Asset Emerging Mrkts Dbt Fnd saw a decrease in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totaling 26,400 shares, a decrease of 66.2% from the August 15th total of 78,100 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 204,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.1 days.
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Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Western Asset Emerging Mrkts Dbt Fnd investors own include AT&T (T), Ares Capital (ARCC), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Altria Group (MO), AbbVie (ABBV), Main Street Capital (MAIN), AllianceBernstein Global Hgh Incm Fd (AWF), IBM (IBM) and ONEOK (OKE).

Who are Western Asset Emerging Mrkts Dbt Fnd's key executives?

Western Asset Emerging Mrkts Dbt Fnd's management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Jane E. Trust, Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer and Pres (Age 57)
  • 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)
  • Mr. Steven Frank, Treasurer (Age 52)

What is Western Asset Emerging Mrkts Dbt Fnd's stock symbol?

Western Asset Emerging Mrkts Dbt Fnd trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "EMD."

Who are Western Asset Emerging Mrkts Dbt Fnd's major shareholders?

Western Asset Emerging Mrkts Dbt Fnd's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include McGowan Group Asset Management Inc. (11.82%), UBS Group AG (2.50%), Bank of America Corp DE (1.85%), National Asset Management Inc. (0.96%), First Trust Advisors LP (0.77%) and Jefferies Group LLC (0.62%). Company insiders that own Western Asset Emerging Mrkts Dbt Fnd stock include Daniel P Cronin and William R Hutchinson.
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Which major investors are selling Western Asset Emerging Mrkts Dbt Fnd stock?

EMD stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Advisors Asset Management Inc., National Asset Management Inc., UBS Group AG, First Trust Advisors LP, Bank of America Corp DE, Quad Cities Investment Group LLC, and Stifel Financial Corp.
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Which major investors are buying Western Asset Emerging Mrkts Dbt Fnd stock?

EMD stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including 6 Meridian, RMB Capital Management LLC, McGowan Group Asset Management Inc., Raymond James & Associates, Rockefeller Capital Management L.P., Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, Matisse Capital, and Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc..
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What is Western Asset Emerging Mrkts Dbt Fnd's stock price today?

One share of EMD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.05.

How big of a company is Western Asset Emerging Mrkts Dbt Fnd?

Western Asset Emerging Mrkts Dbt Fnd has a market capitalization of $373.62 million.

What is Western Asset Emerging Mrkts Dbt Fnd's official website?

The official website for Western Asset Emerging Mrkts Dbt Fnd is individualinvestor.myleggmason.com.

This page was last updated on 9/19/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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