Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:GDO)

$16.92 +0.07 (+0.42 %)
(As of 02/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$16.85
Today's Range$16.83 - $16.92
52-Week Range$16.41 - $18.58
Volume41,804 shs
Average Volume47,930 shs
Market Capitalization$252.73 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield8.08%
Beta0.42

About Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd (NYSE:GDO)

Western Asset Global Corporate Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund's primary investment objective is to provide current income and then to liquidate and distribute substantially all of the Fund's net assets to stockholders. As a secondary investment objective, the Fund will seek capital appreciation. The Fund seeks to achieve its investment objectives by investing, under normal market conditions, approximately 80% of its managed assets in a portfolio of United States and foreign corporate fixed-income securities of varying maturities. It has investments in sectors, including auto components; household durables; media; multiline retail; specialty retail; beverages; food and staples; household products; energy equipment and services; oil, gas and consumable fuels; banks; consumer finance; diversified financial services; airlines, and chemicals. Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC is the Fund's investment manager.

Receive GDO News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for GDO and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Closed End Funds
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinancials
SymbolNYSE:GDO
CUSIPN/A
Phone+1-888-7770102

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

Trailing EPSN/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares14,940,000

Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd (NYSE:GDO) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd's stock symbol?

Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GDO."

How often does Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd?

Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd announced a monthly dividend on Friday, February 16th. Investors of record on Friday, May 25th will be given a dividend of $0.1085 per share on Friday, June 1st. This represents a $1.30 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 7.70%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 24th. View Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd's Dividend History.

Who are some of Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd's key competitors?

Who are Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd's key executives?

Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Jane E. Trust, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer (Age 55)
  • Richard F. Sennett, Principal Financial Officer (Age 47)
  • Ted P. Becker, Chief Compliance Officer (Age 66)
  • Steven Frank, Treasurer (Age 50)
  • Jenna Bailey, Identity Theft Prevention Officer (Age 39)
  • 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)

Who owns Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd stock?

Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Wells Fargo & Company MN (5.21%), Guggenheim Capital LLC (0.94%), Raymond James & Associates (0.57%), Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. (0.48%), Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. (0.36%) and Sit Investment Associates Inc. (0.36%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd.

Who sold Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd stock? Who is selling Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd stock?

Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN and Sit Investment Associates Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd.

Who bought Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd stock? Who is buying Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd stock?

Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Guggenheim Capital LLC, Raymond James & Associates, Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc., Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. and SG Americas Securities LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd.

How do I buy Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd stock?

Shares of Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd 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 Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd's stock price today?

One share of Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.92.

How big of a company is Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd?

Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd has a market capitalization of $252.73 million.

How can I contact Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd?

Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd's mailing address is 620 8th Ave Fl 49, NEW YORK, NY 10018-1427, United States. The company can be reached via phone at +1-888-7770102.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd (GDO)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  29 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  37 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  66
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd (NYSE:GDO) Analyst Ratings History


No equities research coverage for this company has been tracked by MarketBeat

Earnings

Earnings History for Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd (NYSE:GDO)


No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd (NYSE:GDO) Earnings Estimates

No earnings estimates for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Dividends

Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd (NYSE:GDO) Dividend Information

Next Dividend:6/1/2018
Annual Dividend:$1.36
Dividend Yield:8.04%
Dividend Growth:-0.50% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:
Frequency:Monthly Dividend
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd (NYSE:GDO)

Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd (NYSE:GDO) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/16/2018monthly$0.117.73%5/24/20185/25/20186/1/2018
2/16/2018monthly$0.117.73%4/19/20184/20/20185/1/2018
2/16/2018monthly$0.117.73%3/22/20183/23/20184/2/2018
11/14/2017monthly$0.117.67%2/15/20182/16/20183/1/2018
11/14/2017monthly$0.117.67%1/18/20181/19/20182/1/2018
11/14/2017monthly$0.117.67%12/21/201712/22/201712/29/2017
8/15/2017monthly$0.117.58%10/19/201710/20/201711/1/2017
8/15/2017monthly$0.117.58%11/22/201711/24/201712/1/2017
8/15/2017monthly$0.117.58%9/21/20179/22/201710/2/2017
5/18/2017monthly$0.117.63%8/23/20178/25/20179/1/2017
5/18/2017monthly$0.117.63%6/21/20176/23/20177/3/2017
5/18/2017monthly$0.117.63%7/19/20177/21/20178/1/2017
2/16/2017monthly$0.117.88%5/17/20175/19/20176/1/2017
2/16/2017monthly$0.117.88%4/19/20174/21/20175/1/2017
2/16/2017monthly$0.117.88%3/22/20173/24/20174/3/2017
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd (NYSE GDO) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trades by Quarter for Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd (NYSE:GDO)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd (NYSE:GDO)

Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd (NYSE GDO) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
6/6/2016Carol L ColmanDirectorBuy800$17.26$13,808.00800View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd (NYSE GDO) News Headlines

Source:

SEC Filings

Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd (NYSE:GDO) SEC Filings

This page is loading this company's SEC Filings. Please wait...

Social Media

Financials

Financials are not available for this stock.

Chart

Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd (NYSE GDO) Stock Chart for Tuesday, February, 20, 2018

Loading chart…

This page was last updated on 2/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.