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NYSE:EMD

Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund Stock Forecast, Price & News

$13.06
-0.06 (-0.46%)
(As of 11/26/2021 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$13.01
$13.13
50-Day Range
$13.12
$13.91
52-Week Range
$12.96
$14.30
Volume
129,384 shs
Average Volume
161,962 shs
Market Capitalization
$373.91 million
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
11.81%
Beta
N/A
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About Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund

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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Asset Management
Sub-Industry
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CUSIP
95766E103
Phone
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Fax
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Employees
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Year Founded
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Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
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Profitability

Pretax Margin
N/A

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Miscellaneous

Free Float
N/A
Market Cap
$373.91 million
Optionable
Not Optionable

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend
11/19/2021
Today
11/27/2021
Dividend Payable
12/01/2021

MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

1.24 out of 5 stars

Financial Services Sector

4th out of 9 stocks

Asset Management Industry

4th out of 5 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 4.5Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -












Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund (NYSE:EMD) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund's stock was trading at $12.90 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, EMD stock has increased by 1.2% and is now trading at $13.06.
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Are investors shorting Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund?

Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund saw a increase in short interest during the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 103,600 shares, an increase of 116.3% from the October 31st total of 47,900 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 136,300 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.8 days.
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How often does Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund?

Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund announced a monthly dividend on Friday, November 19th. Investors of record on Friday, February 18th will be given a dividend of $0.09 per share on Tuesday, March 1st. This represents a $1.08 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 8.27%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 17th.
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Is Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund a good dividend stock?

Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund pays an annual dividend of $1.26 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 11.81%. EMD has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer.
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Who are Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund's key executives?

Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund's management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Jane Elizabeth Trust, Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer and Pres (Age 59)
  • Mr. Stephen Kenneth Leech, Portfolio Mang. (Age 66)
  • Mr. Gordon Stuart Brown, Portfolio Mang.
  • Mr. Chia-Liang Lian C.F.A., CFA, Portfolio Mang.

What other stocks do shareholders of Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund investors own include AT&T (T), Ares Capital (ARCC), Energy Transfer (ET), Altria Group (MO), AbbVie (ABBV), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Main Street Capital (MAIN), AllianceBernstein Global High Income Fund (AWF), International Business Machines (IBM) and ONEOK (OKE).

What is Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund's stock symbol?

Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "EMD."

Who are Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund's major shareholders?

Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include McGowan Group Asset Management Inc. (11.90%), Morgan Stanley (11.55%), Invesco Ltd. (3.72%), UBS Group AG (2.78%), Penserra Capital Management LLC (2.75%) and U.S. Capital Wealth Advisors LLC (1.35%).
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Which major investors are selling Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund stock?

EMD stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Penserra Capital Management LLC, Camelot Portfolios LLC, Advisor Group Holdings Inc., McGowan Group Asset Management Inc., Citigroup Inc., National Asset Management Inc., Royal Bank of Canada, and Rockefeller Capital Management L.P..
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Which major investors are buying Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund stock?

EMD stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including U.S. Capital Wealth Advisors LLC, Cohen & Steers Inc., 6 Meridian, Invesco Ltd., Morgan Stanley, Beacon Pointe Advisors LLC, Parsons Capital Management Inc. RI, and UBS Group AG.
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How do I buy shares of Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund?

Shares of EMD can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund's stock price today?

One share of EMD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.06.

How much money does Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund make?

Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund has a market capitalization of $373.91 million.

What is Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund's official website?

The official website for Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund is individualinvestor.myleggmason.com.

Where are Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund's headquarters?

Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund is headquartered at 620 8th Ave Fl 49, New York, New York 10018-1427.


This page was last updated on 11/27/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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