MFS Charter Income Trust Company Profile (NYSE:MCR)

About MFS Charter Income Trust

MFS Charter Income Trust logoMFS Charter Income Trust (the Fund) is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund's investment objective is to seek high current income, but may also consider capital appreciation. The Fund invests its assets primarily in debt instruments. Its assets are also invested in corporate bonds of the United States and/or foreign issuers, the United States government securities, foreign government securities, mortgage-backed and other asset-backed securities of the United States and/or foreign issuers, and/or debt instruments of issuers located in emerging market countries. The Fund invests in High Yield Corporates, Investment Grade Corporates, Emerging Markets Bonds, Collateralized Debt Obligations, Floating Rate Loans and the United States Treasury Securities Massachusetts, among other sectors. Financial Services Company (MFS) is the Fund's investment advisor.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: N/A
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: MCR
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $8.59
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $8.61
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $8.42
  • 52-Week Range: C$7.27 - C$8.75
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 216.00
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $N/A
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for MFS Charter Income Trust (NYSE:MCR) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: C$2.00 (76.85% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for MFS Charter Income Trust (NYSE:MCR)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/19/2016Paradigm CapitalLower Price TargetBuyC$3.00 -> C$2.00View Rating Details
1/29/2015UBS AGReiterated RatingBuy$0.82 -> $0.84View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/1/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for MFS Charter Income Trust (NYSE:MCR)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for MFS Charter Income Trust (NYSE:MCR)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.18 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.04 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for MFS Charter Income Trust (NYSE:MCR)
Annual Dividend:$0.75
Dividend Yield:8.68%
Dividend Growth:-0.80% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:-416.67% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
1,875.00% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for MFS Charter Income Trust (NYSE:MCR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
9/2/2016monthlyC$0.068.73%9/20/20169/22/20169/30/2016
8/2/2016monthlyC$0.068.78%8/16/20168/18/20168/31/2016
7/5/2016monthlyC$0.068.71%7/19/20167/21/20167/29/2016
6/1/2016C$0.066/14/20166/16/20166/30/2016
5/3/2016monthlyC$0.068.85%5/17/20165/19/20165/31/2016
4/4/2016monthlyC$0.068.9%4/19/20164/21/20164/29/2016
3/2/2016monthlyC$0.068.72%3/15/20163/17/20163/31/2016
2/2/2016monthlyC$0.069.39%2/16/20162/18/20162/29/2016
1/5/2016monthlyC$0.069.38%1/19/20161/21/20161/29/2016
12/2/2015monthlyC$0.069.31%12/15/201512/17/201512/31/2015
11/3/2015monthlyC$0.069.04%11/17/201511/19/201511/30/2015
10/2/2015monthlyC$0.069.73%10/13/201510/15/201510/30/2015
9/2/2015monthlyC$0.069.32%9/15/20159/17/20159/30/2015
8/4/2015monthlyC$0.069.3%8/18/20158/20/20158/31/2015
7/2/2015monthlyC$0.079.23%7/14/20157/16/20157/31/2015
6/2/2015monthlyC$0.078.92%6/16/20156/18/20156/30/2015
5/4/2015monthlyC$0.079.06%5/12/20155/14/20155/29/2015
4/2/2015monthlyC$0.056.14%4/14/20154/16/20154/30/2015
3/3/2015monthlyC$0.056.03%3/17/20153/19/20153/31/2015
2/3/2015monthlyC$0.056.14%2/17/20152/19/20152/27/2015
1/5/2015monthlyC$0.4561.29%1/13/20151/15/20151/30/2015
12/2/2014monthlyC$0.1723.39%12/16/201412/18/201412/31/2014
11/4/2014monthlyC$0.056.3%11/18/201411/20/201411/28/2014
10/2/2014monthlyC$0.056.39%10/14/201410/16/201410/31/2014
9/3/2014monthlyC$0.056.18%9/16/20149/18/20149/30/2014
8/4/2014monthlyC$0.056.25%8/12/20148/14/20148/29/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for MFS Charter Income Trust (NYSE:MCR)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/23/2014Maryanne L RoepkeDirectorBuy1,311C$9.16C$12,008.76View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for MFS Charter Income Trust (NYSE:MCR)
DateHeadline
4-traders.com logoMFS Multimarket Income Trust : Releases Closed-End Fund Income Distribution Sources for Certain Funds (NYSE:MCR)
www.4-traders.com - September 26 at 6:06 PM
seekingalpha.com logoMFS Charter Income Trust goes ex-dividend today (NYSE:MCR)
seekingalpha.com - September 21 at 5:47 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMFS Charter Income Trust (MCR) (NYSE:MCR)
finance.yahoo.com - August 26 at 5:52 PM
capitalcube.com logoMincor Resources NL :MCR-AU: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended December 31, 2015 : July 22, 2016 (NYSE:MCR)
www.capitalcube.com - July 22 at 3:28 AM
capitalcube.com logoMacro Enterprises, Inc. :MCR-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers : June 8, 2016 (NYSE:MCR)
www.capitalcube.com - June 8 at 9:46 AM
blogs.barrons.com logoMFS Closed-End Fund Targeted by Activists (NYSE:MCR)
blogs.barrons.com - May 31 at 3:20 PM
thestreet.com logoMFS Charter Income Fund About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (MCR) (NYSE:MCR)
www.thestreet.com - January 17 at 7:41 PM
noodls.com logoCurrent report 19/2015 from 02.12.2015 (NYSE:MCR)
www.noodls.com - December 10 at 8:07 AM
noodls.com logoCurrent report 18/2015 from 27.11.2015 (NYSE:MCR)
www.noodls.com - December 10 at 7:47 AM
noodls.com logoCurrent report 17/2015 from 24.11.2015 (NYSE:MCR)
www.noodls.com - November 26 at 7:21 AM
noodls.com logoCurrent report 16/2015 from 04.11.2015 (NYSE:MCR)
www.noodls.com - November 6 at 9:04 AM
noodls.com logoFulfilment of the condition precedent to the agreement of 10 July 2015 for the purchase of shares in a Hungarian law company – Dunamenti Tűzvédelem - Current report 15/2015 from 02.10.2015 (NYSE:MCR)
www.noodls.com - October 7 at 2:54 AM
noodls.com logoCurrent report 14/2015 from 01.10.2015 (NYSE:MCR)
www.noodls.com - October 2 at 9:00 AM
noodls.com logoCurrent report 13/2015 from 25.09.2015 (NYSE:MCR)
www.noodls.com - October 1 at 2:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMFS Announces Portfolio Management Addition for MFS Charter Income Trust (NYSE:MCR)
finance.yahoo.com - September 30 at 10:11 AM

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Last Updated on 10/1/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff