MFS Charter Income Trust Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:MCR)

$8.36 -0.10 (-1.18 %)
(As of 01/18/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$8.36
Today's Range$8.35 - $8.44
52-Week Range$8.29 - $8.76
Volume198,643 shs
Average Volume128,792 shs
Market Capitalization$416.46 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield8.96%
Beta0.46

About MFS Charter Income Trust (NYSE:MCR)

MFS Charter Income Trust logoMFS Charter Income Trust (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 normally invests in debt instruments. The Fund also invests 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 and/or debt instruments of issuers located in emerging market countries. The Fund's portfolio comprises bonds, floating rate loans, equities, cash and cash equivalent and other. It invests in a range of Fixed income sectors, such as high yield corporates non-united states government bonds, investment grade corporates, emerging markets bonds, commercial mortgage-backed securities, asset-backed securities and collateralized debt obligations. Massachusetts Financial Services Company is the Fund's investment advisor.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Closed End Funds
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinancials
SymbolNYSE:MCR
CUSIPN/A
Phone+1-800-6372929

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

Trailing EPSN/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares49,820,000

MFS Charter Income Trust (NYSE:MCR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is MFS Charter Income Trust's stock symbol?

MFS Charter Income Trust trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MCR."

How often does MFS Charter Income Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for MFS Charter Income Trust?

MFS Charter Income Trust declared a monthly dividend on Thursday, January 18th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, January 17th will be paid a dividend of $0.062 per share on Wednesday, January 31st. This represents a $0.74 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 8.90%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, January 16th. This is an increase from MFS Charter Income Trust's previous monthly dividend of $0.06. View MFS Charter Income Trust's Dividend History.

Who are some of MFS Charter Income Trust's key competitors?

Who are MFS Charter Income Trust's key executives?

MFS Charter Income Trust's management team includes the folowing people:

  • David H. Gunning, Independent Chairman of the Board of Trustees (Age 74)
  • Robin A. Stelmach, President, Trustee (Age 54)
  • Martin J. Wolin, Chief Compliance Officer (Age 47)
  • David L. DiLorenzo, Treasurer (Age 47)
  • James O. Yost, Deputy Treasurer (Age 55)
  • Kino Clark, Assistant Treasurer (Age 47)
  • Kenneth Paek, Assistant Treasurer (Age 41)
  • Kasey L. Philips, Assistant Treasurer (Age 45)
  • Frank L. Tarantino, Independent Senior Officer (Age 71)
  • Mark N. Polebaum, Secretary, Clerk (Age 63)

Who owns MFS Charter Income Trust stock?

MFS Charter Income Trust's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Sit Investment Associates Inc. (2.29%) and Benjamin F. Edwards & Company Inc. (0.21%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for MFS Charter Income Trust.

Who bought MFS Charter Income Trust stock? Who is buying MFS Charter Income Trust stock?

MFS Charter Income Trust's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Benjamin F. Edwards & Company Inc. and Sit Investment Associates Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for MFS Charter Income Trust.

How do I buy MFS Charter Income Trust stock?

Shares of MFS Charter Income Trust 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 MFS Charter Income Trust's stock price today?

One share of MFS Charter Income Trust stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.36.

How big of a company is MFS Charter Income Trust?

MFS Charter Income Trust has a market capitalization of $416.46 million.

How can I contact MFS Charter Income Trust?

MFS Charter Income Trust's mailing address is 111 Huntington Avenue, 24Th Floor, BOSTON, MA 2199, United States. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at +1-800-6372929.


MarketBeat Community Rating for MFS Charter Income Trust (MCR)

Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  62 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  45 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  107
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Analyst Ratings

MFS Charter Income Trust (NYSE:MCR) Analysts' Consensus Rating

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Consensus Rating: N/AN/AN/ABuy
Consensus Rating Score: N/AN/AN/A3.00
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Consensus Price Target: N/AN/AN/A$2.00
Price Target Upside: N/AN/AN/A76.96% downside

MFS Charter Income Trust (NYSE:MCR) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for MFS Charter Income Trust (NYSE:MCR)

MFS Charter Income Trust (NYSE:MCR) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/19/2016Paradigm CapitalLower Price TargetBuyC$3.00 -> C$2.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 1/18/2016 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for MFS Charter Income Trust (NYSE:MCR)


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MFS Charter Income Trust (NYSE:MCR) Earnings Estimates

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Dividends

MFS Charter Income Trust (NYSE:MCR) Dividend Information

Next Dividend:1/31/2018
Annual Dividend:$0.74
Dividend Yield:8.85%
Dividend Growth:4.60% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:
Frequency:Monthly Dividend
Dividend Payments by Quarter for MFS Charter Income Trust (NYSE:MCR)

MFS Charter Income Trust (NYSE:MCR) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
1/18/2018Monthly$0.068.67%1/16/20181/17/20181/31/2018
12/4/2017monthly$0.068.77%12/19/201712/20/201712/29/2017
11/1/2017Monthly$0.068.69%11/14/201711/15/201711/30/2017
10/3/2017monthly$0.068.62%10/17/201710/18/201710/31/2017
9/5/2017monthly$0.068.72%9/12/20179/13/20179/29/2017
8/1/2017Monthly$0.068.61%8/15/20178/17/20178/31/2017
7/5/2017monthly$0.068.68%7/18/20177/20/20177/31/2017
6/1/2017monthly$0.068.67%6/13/20176/15/20176/30/2017
5/2/2017monthly$0.068.68%5/16/20175/18/20175/31/2017
4/3/2017monthly$0.068.73%4/18/20174/20/20174/28/2017
3/2/2017monthly$0.068.71%3/14/20173/16/20173/31/2017
2/1/2017monthly$0.068.73%2/14/20172/16/20172/28/2017
1/4/2017monthly$0.068.69%1/17/20171/19/20171/31/2017
12/2/2016monthly$0.068.93%12/20/201612/22/201612/30/2016
11/2/2016monthly$0.069.17%11/15/201611/17/201611/30/2016
10/4/2016monthly$0.068.85%10/18/201610/20/201610/31/2016
9/2/2016monthly$0.068.73%9/20/20169/22/20169/30/2016
8/2/2016monthly$0.068.78%8/16/20168/18/20168/31/2016
7/5/2016monthly$0.068.71%7/19/20167/21/20167/29/2016
6/1/2016$0.066/14/20166/16/20166/30/2016
5/3/2016monthly$0.068.85%5/17/20165/19/20165/31/2016
4/4/2016monthly$0.068.9%4/19/20164/21/20164/29/2016
3/2/2016monthly$0.068.72%3/15/20163/17/20163/31/2016
2/2/2016monthly$0.069.39%2/16/20162/18/20162/29/2016
1/5/2016monthly$0.069.38%1/19/20161/21/20161/29/2016
12/2/2015monthly$0.069.31%12/15/201512/17/201512/31/2015
11/3/2015monthly$0.069.04%11/17/201511/19/201511/30/2015
10/2/2015monthly$0.069.73%10/13/201510/15/201510/30/2015
9/2/2015monthly$0.069.32%9/15/20159/17/20159/30/2015
8/4/2015monthly$0.069.3%8/18/20158/20/20158/31/2015
7/2/2015monthly$0.079.23%7/14/20157/16/20157/31/2015
6/2/2015monthly$0.078.92%6/16/20156/18/20156/30/2015
5/4/2015monthly$0.079.06%5/12/20155/14/20155/29/2015
4/2/2015monthly$0.056.14%4/14/20154/16/20154/30/2015
3/3/2015monthly$0.056.03%3/17/20153/19/20153/31/2015
2/3/2015monthly$0.056.14%2/17/20152/19/20152/27/2015
1/5/2015monthly$0.4561.29%1/13/20151/15/20151/30/2015
12/2/2014monthly$0.1723.39%12/16/201412/18/201412/31/2014
11/4/2014monthly$0.056.3%11/18/201411/20/201411/28/2014
10/2/2014monthly$0.056.39%10/14/201410/16/201410/31/2014
9/3/2014monthly$0.056.18%9/16/20149/18/20149/30/2014
8/4/2014monthly$0.056.25%8/12/20148/14/20148/29/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

MFS Charter Income Trust (NYSE MCR) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trades by Quarter for MFS Charter Income Trust (NYSE:MCR)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for MFS Charter Income Trust (NYSE:MCR)

MFS Charter Income Trust (NYSE MCR) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
7/23/2014Maryanne L RoepkeDirectorBuy1,311$9.16$12,008.76View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

MFS Charter Income Trust (NYSE MCR) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
MFS Charter Income Trust (MCR) Announces Monthly Dividend of $0.06MFS Charter Income Trust (MCR) Announces Monthly Dividend of $0.06
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 11 at 11:02 AM
MFS Charter Income Trust Announces Monthly Dividend of $0.06 (MCR)MFS Charter Income Trust Announces Monthly Dividend of $0.06 (MCR)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 4 at 9:10 PM
Analyzing MFS Charter Income Trust (MCR) & TPG Specialty Lending (TSLX)Analyzing MFS Charter Income Trust (MCR) & TPG Specialty Lending (TSLX)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 25 at 9:26 AM
MFS Charter Income Trust (MCR) Declares Dividend Increase - $0.06 Per ShareMFS Charter Income Trust (MCR) Declares Dividend Increase - $0.06 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 2 at 10:56 AM
Head-To-Head Review: Triangle Capital Corporation (TCAP) and MFS Charter Income Trust (MCR)Head-To-Head Review: Triangle Capital Corporation (TCAP) and MFS Charter Income Trust (MCR)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 26 at 7:26 PM
MFS Releases Closed-End Fund Income Distribution Sources for Certain FundsMFS Releases Closed-End Fund Income Distribution Sources for Certain Funds
finance.yahoo.com - October 24 at 1:01 AM
Head-To-Head Survey: Prospect Capital Corporation (PSEC) vs. MFS Charter Income Trust (MCR)Head-To-Head Survey: Prospect Capital Corporation (PSEC) vs. MFS Charter Income Trust (MCR)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 17 at 12:28 AM
MFS Charter Income Trust (MCR) to Issue Monthly Dividend of $0.06MFS Charter Income Trust (MCR) to Issue Monthly Dividend of $0.06
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 3 at 7:50 PM
MFS Charter Income Trust (MCR) & Harvest Capital Credit Corporation (HCAP) Head-To-Head AnalysisMFS Charter Income Trust (MCR) & Harvest Capital Credit Corporation (HCAP) Head-To-Head Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 10 at 4:12 AM
MFS Charter Income Trust (MCR) Declares Monthly Dividend of $0.06MFS Charter Income Trust (MCR) Declares Monthly Dividend of $0.06
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 5 at 9:44 PM
Form DEF 14A MFS CHARTER INCOME TRUST For: Oct 05 Filed by: MFS INTERMEDIATE HIGH INCOME FUNDForm DEF 14A MFS CHARTER INCOME TRUST For: Oct 05 Filed by: MFS INTERMEDIATE HIGH INCOME FUND
www.streetinsider.com - August 25 at 8:18 AM
MFS Charter Income Trust (MCR) Announces Dividend Increase - $0.06 Per ShareMFS Charter Income Trust (MCR) Announces Dividend Increase - $0.06 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 2 at 12:10 PM
MFS Charter Income Trust (MCR) & Medley Capital Corporation (MCC) Head to Head ComparisonMFS Charter Income Trust (MCR) & Medley Capital Corporation (MCC) Head to Head Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 26 at 8:58 AM
Form 4 MFS SPECIAL VALUE TRUST For: Jan 04 Filed by: Uek Robert WForm 4 MFS SPECIAL VALUE TRUST For: Jan 04 Filed by: Uek Robert W
www.streetinsider.com - February 16 at 6:03 PM
MFS Charter Income Trust goes ex-dividend todayMFS Charter Income Trust goes ex-dividend today
seekingalpha.com - September 21 at 5:47 PM
MFS Closed-End Fund Targeted by ActivistsMFS Closed-End Fund Targeted by Activists
blogs.barrons.com - May 31 at 3:20 PM
MFS Charter Income Fund About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (MCR)MFS Charter Income Fund About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (MCR)
www.thestreet.com - January 17 at 7:41 PM

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