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Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund (HYI) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$11.59
+0.03 (+0.26%)
(As of 06/12/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$11.55
$11.63
50-Day Range
$11.39
$11.97
52-Week Range
$10.99
$12.24
Volume
64,143 shs
Average Volume
55,415 shs
Market Capitalization
N/A
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
9.75%
Price Target
N/A
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About Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund Stock (NYSE:HYI)

Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. is a closed ended fixed income mutual fund launched and managed by Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC. The fund is co-managed by Western Asset Management Company, Western Asset Management Company Pte. Ltd., Western Asset Management Company Ltd and Western Asset Management Company Limited. It invests fixed income markets across the globe. The fund invests in high-yield corporate fixed income securities with varying maturities. It invests in below investment grade fixed income securities. Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. was formed on July 20, 2010 and is domiciled in the United States.

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Company Calendar

Today
6/12/2024
Ex-Dividend for 7/1 Dividend
6/21/2024
Dividend Payable
7/01/2024
Ex-Dividend for 8/1 Dividend
7/24/2024
Dividend Payable
8/01/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Asset Management
Sub-Industry
N/A
Fax
N/A
Employees
N/A
Year Founded
N/A

Profitability

Pretax Margin
N/A

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$12.45 million

Miscellaneous

Free Float
N/A
Optionable
Not Optionable
Beta
N/A
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HYI Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

How have HYI shares performed in 2024?

Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund's stock was trading at $12.09 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, HYI shares have decreased by 4.1% and is now trading at $11.59.
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Are investors shorting Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund?

Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund saw a increase in short interest during the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totaling 14,800 shares, an increase of 33.3% from the May 15th total of 11,100 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 57,500 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.3 days.
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How often does Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund?

Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund announced a monthly dividend on Wednesday, May 22nd. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 21st will be paid a dividend of $0.095 per share on Monday, July 1st. This represents a $1.14 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 9.84%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, June 21st.
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Is Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund a good dividend stock?

Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund (NYSE:HYI) pays an annual dividend of $1.13 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.08%.
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What other stocks do shareholders of Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund own?
Who are Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund's major shareholders?

Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. (0.00%), Uncommon Cents Investing LLC (0.00%), City of London Investment Management Co. Ltd. (0.00%), Private Management Group Inc. (0.00%), Camelot Portfolios LLC (0.00%) and PFG Investments LLC (0.00%).
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How do I buy shares of Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund?

Shares of HYI stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:HYI) was last updated on 6/13/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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