Western Asst High Incm Opprtnty Fnd Company Profile (NYSE:HIO)

About Western Asst High Incm Opprtnty Fnd

Western Asst High Incm Opprtnty Fnd logoWestern Asset High Income Opportunity Fund Inc. is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund seeks high current income. Capital appreciation is a secondary objective. It invests over 80% of its net assets in high-yield securities and approximately 20% in common stock equivalents, including options, warrants and rights. It provides a non-leveraged high-yield portfolio of corporate debt securities. Its investment portfolio includes high yield corporate bonds, investment grade corporate bonds, government, bank loans, emerging market debt, mortgage-backed securities, and cash and other securities. It invests in various industries, including communications, consumer cyclical, consumer non-cyclical, energy, capital goods, banking and finance. Western Asset Management Company and Western Asset Management Company Limited are the sub-advisors of the Fund. Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC is the investment manager of the Fund.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Closed-End Fund - Debt
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: HIO
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $5.07
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $5.04
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $4.81
  • 52-Week Range: $4.14 - $5.13
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $N/A
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Western Asst High Incm Opprtnty Fnd (NYSE:HIO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

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Earnings

Earnings History for Western Asst High Incm Opprtnty Fnd (NYSE:HIO)
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Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Western Asst High Incm Opprtnty Fnd (NYSE:HIO)
Annual Dividend:$0.43
Dividend Yield:8.51%
Dividend Growth:-5.40% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:

Dividend History for Western Asst High Incm Opprtnty Fnd (NYSE:HIO)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/21/2015monthly$0.047.93%8/19/20158/21/20158/28/2015
5/21/2015monthly$0.047.93%6/17/20156/19/20156/26/2015
5/21/2015monthly$0.047.93%7/22/20157/24/20157/31/2015
2/19/2015monthly$0.048.02%5/20/20155/22/20155/29/2015
2/19/2015monthly$0.048.02%4/15/20154/17/20154/24/2015
2/19/2015monthly$0.048.02%3/18/20153/20/20153/27/2015
11/19/2014monthly$0.047.63%12/17/201412/19/201412/26/2014
11/19/2014monthly$0.047.63%1/21/20151/23/20151/30/2015
11/19/2014monthly$0.047.63%2/18/20152/20/20152/27/2015
8/18/2014monthly$0.047.15%9/17/20149/19/20149/26/2014
8/18/2014monthly$0.047.15%11/19/201411/21/201411/28/2014
8/18/2014monthly$0.047.15%10/22/201410/24/201410/31/2014
5/20/2014monthly$0.047.13%8/20/20148/22/20148/29/2014
5/20/2014monthly$0.047.13%7/16/20147/18/20147/25/2014
5/20/2014jun 14$0.047.13%6/18/20146/20/20146/27/2014
2/14/2014monthly$0.047.28%4/15/20144/17/20144/25/2014
2/14/2014monthly$0.047.28%5/21/20145/23/20145/30/2014
2/14/2014monthly$0.047.28%3/19/20143/21/20143/28/2014
11/19/2013monthly$0.047.44%2/19/20142/21/20142/28/2014
11/19/2013monthly$0.047.44%12/18/201312/20/201312/27/2013
11/19/2013monthly$0.047.44%1/22/20141/24/20141/31/2014
11/18/2013dec 13$0.0412/18/201312/20/201312/27/2013
8/19/2013monthly$0.047.94%11/20/201311/22/201311/29/2013
8/19/2013monthly$0.047.94%9/18/20139/20/20139/27/2013
8/19/2013monthly$0.047.94%10/16/201310/18/201310/25/2013
8/19/2013sep 13$0.049/18/20139/20/20139/27/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Western Asst High Incm Opprtnty Fnd (NYSE:HIO)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/10/2013Stephen A WalshInsiderBuy7,455$5.81$43,313.55View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Western Asst High Incm Opprtnty Fnd (NYSE:HIO)
DateHeadline
News IconWestern Asset High Income Opportunity Fund Inc. Announces Completion of Merger and Share Conversion Price (NYSE:HIO)
ih.advfn.com - August 31 at 10:13 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWestern Asset High Income Opportunity Fund Inc. Announces Financial Position as of June 30, 2016 (NYSE:HIO)
finance.yahoo.com - August 15 at 8:37 AM
benzinga.com logoWestern Asset High Income Opportunity Fund Inc.... (NYSE:HIO)
www.benzinga.com - August 1 at 5:19 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWestern Asset High Income Opportunity Fund Inc. Portfolio Composition as of June 30, 2016 (NYSE:HIO)
finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 8:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEx-Western Asset employee avoids prison for computer intrusion (NYSE:HIO)
finance.yahoo.com - July 21 at 5:03 PM
nasdaq.com logoWestern Asset High Income Opportunity Fund, Inc. (HIO) Ex-Dividend (NYSE:HIO)
www.nasdaq.com - July 19 at 5:33 PM
4-traders.com logoBrexit ratchets up pain of strong franc for Swiss exporters (NYSE:HIO)
www.4-traders.com - July 16 at 5:13 PM
4-traders.com logoFera Pharmaceuticals and Oakwood Labs Announce ANDA Approval of Levothyroxine Sodium for Injection (NYSE:HIO)
www.4-traders.com - July 15 at 8:36 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLegg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC Announces Distributions for the Month of July 2016 (NYSE:HIO)
finance.yahoo.com - July 7 at 8:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWestern Asset Managed High Income Fund Inc. and Western Asset High Income Opportunity Fund Inc. Announce Adjournment of Joint Special Meeting of Stockholders (NYSE:HIO)
finance.yahoo.com - July 1 at 8:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWestern Asset High Income Opportunity Fund Inc. Announces Financial Position as of December 31, 2015 (NYSE:HIO)
finance.yahoo.com - March 7 at 8:00 AM
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ca.finance.yahoo.com - January 29 at 7:57 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWestern Asset High Income Opportunity Fund Inc. Portfolio Composition as of December 31, 2015 (NYSE:HIO)
finance.yahoo.com - January 29 at 9:00 AM

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Last Updated on 8/31/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff