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Western Asset High Yield Dfnd Opp FI Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:HYI)

$15.25
+0.02 (+0.13 %)
(As of 10/23/2019 04:02 AM ET)
Today's Range
$15.22
Now: $15.25
$15.30
50-Day Range
$14.83
MA: $15.16
$15.40
52-Week Range
$12.83
Now: $15.25
$15.51
Volume151,617 shs
Average Volume81,847 shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.08%
BetaN/A
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.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Investment Trusts/Mutual Funds
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorMiscellaneous
CUSIPN/A
PhoneN/A

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A

Profitability

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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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 declared a dividend on Tuesday, August 20th. Investors of record on Friday, October 18th will be paid a dividend of $0.09 per share on Friday, November 1st. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 17th. View Western Asset High Yield Dfnd Opp FI's Dividend History.

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

News coverage about HYI stock has trended neutral on Wednesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Western Asset High Yield Dfnd Opp FI earned a coverage optimism score of 0.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Western Asset High Yield Dfnd Opp FI.

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

What other stocks do shareholders of Western Asset High Yield Dfnd Opp FI own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Western Asset High Yield Dfnd Opp FI investors own include Walmart (WMT), Carrizo Oil & Gas (CRZO), Blackstone Group (BX), Western Asset Global Corp Defind Opp Fnd (GDO), Ingredion (INGR), Regions Financial (RF), Verizon Communications (VZ), freenet (FNTN), Plant Impact (PIM) and Broadcom (AVGO).

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:
  • Mr. Kenneth Donald Fuller, Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer and Pres (Age 61)
  • Mr. Richard F. Sennett, Principal Financial Officer (Age 49)
  • Mr. Robert I. Frenkel, Chief Legal Officer and Sec. (Age 65)
  • Mr. Theodore Paul Becker, Chief Compliance Officer (Age 68)
  • Mr. Steven Frank, Treasurer (Age 52)

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 variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include E&G Advisors LP (0.00%) and Gilman Hill Asset Management LLC (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Western Asset High Yield Dfnd Opp FI.

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

HYI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including E&G Advisors LP and Gilman Hill Asset Management 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, Robinhood, 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 $15.25.

What is Western Asset High Yield Dfnd Opp FI's official website?

The official website for Western Asset High Yield Dfnd Opp FI is http://institutional.myleggmason.com/.


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

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  105 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  122 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  227
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 10/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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