NYSE:GDO - Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd Stock Price, Price Target & More

$16.65 -0.08 (-0.48 %)
(As of 04/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$16.65
Today's Range$16.62 - $16.76
52-Week Range$16.41 - $18.58
Volume27,733 shs
Average Volume39,604 shs
Market Capitalization$252.97 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield7.71%
Beta0.44

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.

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SymbolNYSE:GDO
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Phone+1-888-7770102

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

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

Sales & Book Value

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Price / BookN/A

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares14,940,000

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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 declared a monthly dividend on Friday, February 16th. Investors of record on Friday, May 25th will be paid a dividend of $0.1085 per share on Friday, June 1st. This represents a $1.30 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 7.82%. 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)

Has Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about GDO stock have been trending positive this week, according to Accern. Accern rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd earned a news sentiment score of 0.36 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media stories about the company an impact score of 45.67 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.

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

Shares of GDO 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 GDO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.65.

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 $252.97 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:  34 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  45 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  79
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 GDO will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GDO 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

DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
(Data available from 4/21/2016 forward)

Earnings

Dividends

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

Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd pays an annual dividend of $1.36 per share, with a dividend yield of 8.17%. GDO's next monthly dividend payment will be made on Friday, June 1.
Next Dividend:6/1/2018
Annual Dividend:$1.36
Dividend Yield:8.17%
Dividend Growth:-0.50% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:N/A
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$0.10857.73%5/24/20185/25/20186/1/2018
2/16/2018monthly$0.10857.73%4/19/20184/20/20185/1/2018
2/16/2018monthly$0.10857.73%3/22/20183/23/20184/2/2018
11/14/2017monthly$0.11357.67%2/15/20182/16/20183/1/2018
11/14/2017monthly$0.11357.67%1/18/20181/19/20182/1/2018
11/14/2017monthly$0.11357.67%12/21/201712/22/201712/29/2017
8/15/2017monthly$0.11357.58%10/19/201710/20/201711/1/2017
8/15/2017monthly$0.11357.58%11/22/201711/24/201712/1/2017
8/15/2017monthly$0.11357.58%9/21/20179/22/201710/2/2017
5/18/2017monthly$0.11357.63%8/23/20178/25/20179/1/2017
5/18/2017monthly$0.11357.63%6/21/20176/23/20177/3/2017
5/18/2017monthly$0.11357.63%7/19/20177/21/20178/1/2017
2/16/2017monthly$0.11357.88%5/17/20175/19/20176/1/2017
2/16/2017monthly$0.11357.88%4/19/20174/21/20175/1/2017
2/16/2017monthly$0.11357.88%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 Trading History for Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd (NYSE:GDO)
Insider Trading History for Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd (NYSE:GDO)

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

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

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DateHeadline
Western Asset Global Corporate Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. Announces Financial Position as of January 31, 2018Western Asset Global Corporate Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. Announces Financial Position as of January 31, 2018
finance.yahoo.com - March 20 at 10:44 AM
Western Asset Global Corporate Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. Announces Results of Annual Meeting of ShareholdersWestern Asset Global Corporate Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. Announces Results of Annual Meeting of Shareholders
finance.yahoo.com - February 27 at 11:01 AM
Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd (GDO) to Issue Monthly Dividend of $0.11Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd (GDO) to Issue Monthly Dividend of $0.11
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 16 at 6:22 PM
Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd (GDO) Plans $0.11 Monthly DividendWestern Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd (GDO) Plans $0.11 Monthly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 16 at 6:22 PM
Western Asset Global Corporate Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. Portfolio Composition as of December 31, 2017Western Asset Global Corporate Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. Portfolio Composition as of December 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - February 6 at 8:15 AM
Closed End Funds Advised or Administered by Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC Change CustodiansClosed End Funds Advised or Administered by Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC Change Custodians
finance.yahoo.com - December 29 at 8:36 AM
Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd (GDO) Announces $0.11 Monthly DividendWestern Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd (GDO) Announces $0.11 Monthly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 14 at 5:34 PM
Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd to Issue Monthly Dividend of $0.11 (GDO)Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd to Issue Monthly Dividend of $0.11 (GDO)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 14 at 5:34 PM
Western Asset Global Corporate Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. Portfolio Composition as of September 30, 2017Western Asset Global Corporate Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. Portfolio Composition as of September 30, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 8 at 7:50 AM
Western Asset Global Corporate Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. Announces Financial Position as of July 31, 2017Western Asset Global Corporate Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. Announces Financial Position as of July 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 22 at 12:47 PM
Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd (GDO) Declares Monthly Dividend of $0.11Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd (GDO) Declares Monthly Dividend of $0.11
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 15 at 6:52 PM
Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd (GDO) Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.11Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd (GDO) Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.11
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 15 at 6:52 PM

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