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NYSE:HYI

Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund Stock Forecast, Price & News

$15.01
+0.02 (+0.13%)
(As of 12/3/2021 10:41 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$14.96
$15.01
50-Day Range
$14.99
$16.45
52-Week Range
$14.94
$16.64
Volume
405 shs
Average Volume
53,205 shs
Market Capitalization
N/A
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
0.08%
Beta
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About Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund

Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund, Inc. is a non-diversified, limited-term, closed-end management fund, which engages in the investment activities focusing on fixed securities. It seeks high income, with a capital appreciation as a secondary objective. The company was founded on July 20, 2010 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

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Free Float
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Optionable
Not Optionable

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend
11/19/2021
Dividend Payable
12/01/2021
Today
12/03/2021

MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

0.85 out of 5 stars

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Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund (NYSE:HYI) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund's stock was trading at $13.75 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, HYI shares have increased by 9.2% and is now trading at $15.01.
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Are investors shorting Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund?

Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund saw a drop in short interest in the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 25,800 shares, a drop of 40.1% from the October 31st total of 43,100 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 57,200 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.5 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 Friday, November 19th. Shareholders of record on Friday, February 18th will be paid a dividend of $0.0945 per share on Tuesday, March 1st. This represents a $1.13 annualized dividend and a yield of 7.55%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 17th.
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Is Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund a good dividend stock?

Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund pays an annual dividend of $1.06 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.08%.
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Who are Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund's key executives?

Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund's management team includes the following people:
  • Jane Elizabeth Trust, Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
  • Christopher Berarducci, Chief Financial Officer & Treasurer
  • Todd F. Kuehl, Chief Compliance Officer
  • Jeanne M. Kelly, Senior Vice President
  • Thomas Christopher Mandia, Assistant Secretary

Who are some of Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund own?

What is Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund's stock symbol?

Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HYI."

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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Bramshill Investments LLC (0.00%), Invesco Ltd. (0.00%), Morgan Stanley (0.00%), Uncommon Cents Investing LLC (0.00%), Capital Investment Advisors LLC (0.00%) and Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. (0.00%).
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Which institutional investors are selling Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund stock?

HYI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bramshill Investments LLC, Camelot Portfolios LLC, Capital Investment Advisors LLC, Cohen & Steers Inc., Invesco Ltd., Citigroup Inc., Raymond James & Associates, and Royal Bank of Canada.
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Which institutional investors are buying Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund stock?

HYI stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ameritas Investment Company LLC, E&G Advisors LP, Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc., UBS Group AG, Morgan Stanley, Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, Guggenheim Capital LLC, and Advisor Group Holdings Inc..
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How do I buy shares of Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund?

Shares of HYI 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 High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund's stock price today?

One share of HYI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.01.

What is Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund's official website?

The official website for Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund is institutional.myleggmason.com.


This page was last updated on 12/3/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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