NYSE:HYI - Western Asset High Yield Dfnd Opp FI Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$14.48 +0.01 (+0.07 %)
(As of 07/20/2018 04:34 AM ET)
Previous Close$14.47
Today's Range$14.41 - $14.50
52-Week Range$14.41 - $15.74
Volume47,400 shs
Average Volume60,047 shs
Market Capitalization$337.65 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield7.18%
Beta0.44
Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund, Inc. is a non-diversified, limited-term, closed-end management investment fund. It provides a non-leveraged high-yield corporate fixed income portfolio with a limited term structure. 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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Investment Trusts/Mutual Funds
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorMiscellaneous
SymbolNYSE:HYI
CUSIPN/A
WebN/A
PhoneN/A

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

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 Shares22,780,000
Market Cap$337.65

Western Asset High Yield Dfnd Opp FI (NYSE:HYI) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Western Asset High Yield Dfnd Opp FI's stock symbol?

Western Asset High Yield Dfnd Opp FI trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HYI."

How often does Western Asset High Yield Dfnd Opp FI pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Western Asset High Yield Dfnd Opp FI?

Western Asset High Yield Dfnd Opp FI announced a monthly dividend on Tuesday, May 15th. Stockholders of record on Friday, July 20th will be given a dividend of $0.0885 per share on Wednesday, August 1st. This represents a $1.06 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 7.33%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 19th. View Western Asset High Yield Dfnd Opp FI's Dividend History.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Western Asset High Yield Dfnd Opp FI?

0 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Western Asset High Yield Dfnd Opp FI in the last year. There are currently for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "N/A."

Who are some of Western Asset High Yield Dfnd Opp FI's key competitors?

Who are Western Asset High Yield Dfnd Opp FI's key executives?

Western Asset High Yield Dfnd Opp FI's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Jane Elizabeth Trust, Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
  • Richard F. Sennett, Chief Financial Officer
  • Theodore Paul Becker, Chief Compliance Officer
  • Jeanne M. Kelly, Senior Vice President
  • Thomas Christopher Mandia, Assistant Secretary

Has Western Asset High Yield Dfnd Opp FI been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about HYI stock have trended positive recently, Accern reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Western Asset High Yield Dfnd Opp FI earned a media sentiment score of 0.32 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the company an impact score of 47.11 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days.

Who are Western Asset High Yield Dfnd Opp FI's major shareholders?

Western Asset High Yield Dfnd Opp FI's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Capital Investment Advisors LLC (1.12%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Western Asset High Yield Dfnd Opp FI.

Which major investors are buying Western Asset High Yield Dfnd Opp FI stock?

HYI stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital Investment Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Western Asset High Yield Dfnd Opp FI.

How do I buy shares of Western Asset High Yield Dfnd Opp FI?

Shares of HYI 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 High Yield Dfnd Opp FI's stock price today?

One share of HYI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $14.48.

How big of a company is Western Asset High Yield Dfnd Opp FI?

Western Asset High Yield Dfnd Opp FI has a market capitalization of $337.65 million.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Western Asset High Yield Dfnd Opp FI (NYSE HYI)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  58 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  61 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  119
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Western Asset High Yield Dfnd Opp FI and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HYI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HYI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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