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NYSE:MCRMFS Charter Income Trust Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.07 (+0.84 %)
(As of 06/5/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $8.44
50-Day Range
MA: $7.94
52-Week Range
Now: $8.44
Volume104,153 shs
Average Volume177,614 shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.09%
MFS Charter Income Trust is a closed ended fixed income mutual fund launched and managed by Massachusetts Financial Services Company. The fund invests in the fixed income markets across the globe. It invests primarily in corporate bonds of U.S. or foreign issuers, U.S. Government securities, foreign government securities, mortgage-backed, and other asset-backed securities of U.S. or foreign issuers, or debt instruments of issuers located in emerging market countries. The fund employs a combination of fundamental and quantitative analysis with bottom-up stock picking approach to create its portfolio. It seeks to benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against a combination of the Barclays U.S. High-Yield Corporate Bond 2% Issuer Capped Index, MFS Charter Income Trust Blended Index, Barclays U.S. Credit Bond Index, Barclays U.S. Government/Mortgage Bond Index, Citigroup World Government Bond Non-Dollar Hedged Index, and JPMorgan Emerging Markets Bond Index Global. MFS Charter Income Trust was formed on July 20, 1989 and is domiciled in the United States.
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Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

0.87 out of 5 stars

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Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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

How has MFS Charter Income Trust's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

MFS Charter Income Trust's stock was trading at $7.77 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, MCR shares have increased by 8.6% and is now trading at $8.44. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

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 Monday, June 1st. Investors of record on Wednesday, June 17th will be given a dividend of $0.056 per share on Tuesday, June 30th. This represents a $0.67 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 7.96%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, June 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.

Has MFS Charter Income Trust been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about MCR stock has been trending negative on Saturday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. MFS Charter Income Trust earned a news impact score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View the latest news aboutMFS Charter Income Trust.

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

What other stocks do shareholders of MFS Charter Income Trust own?

Who are MFS Charter Income Trust's key executives?

MFS Charter Income Trust's management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Robin Ann Stelmach, Pres and Interested Trustee (Age 58)
  • Mr. Frank L. Tarantino, Independent Chief Compliance Officer (Age 75)
  • Mr. David L. DiLorenzo, Treasurer (Age 50)
  • Mr. James O. Yost, Deputy Treasurer (Age 59)
  • Mr. Michael J. Skatrud CFA, Portfolio Mang.

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."

Who are MFS Charter Income Trust's major shareholders?

MFS Charter Income Trust's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Morgan Stanley (0.00%), Morgan Stanley (0.00%), Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC (0.00%), Invesco Ltd. (0.00%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.00%) and Thomas J. Herzfeld Advisors Inc. (0.00%). View institutional ownership trends for MFS Charter Income Trust.

Which institutional investors are selling MFS Charter Income Trust stock?

MCR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Shaker Financial Services LLC, Morgan Stanley, Morgan Stanley, Centaurus Financial Inc., 9258 Wealth Management LLC, HighTower Advisors LLC, Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc., and Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc.. View insider buying and selling activity for MFS Charter Income Trust.

Which institutional investors are buying MFS Charter Income Trust stock?

MCR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Saba Capital Management L.P., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Thomas J. Herzfeld Advisors Inc., Advisor Group Holdings Inc., Invesco Ltd., Raymond James & Associates, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, and LexAurum Advisors LLC. View insider buying and selling activity for MFS Charter Income Trust.

How do I buy shares of MFS Charter Income Trust?

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

One share of MCR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.44.

What is MFS Charter Income Trust's official website?

The official website for MFS Charter Income Trust is www.mfs.com.

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 617-954-5000.

This page was last updated on 6/6/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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