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MFS Government Markets Income Trust Stock Forecast, Price & News

$4.63
+0.01 (+0.22 %)
(As of 11/27/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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$4.63
Now: $4.63
$4.65
50-Day Range
$4.59
MA: $4.63
$4.66
52-Week Range
$4.22
Now: $4.63
$4.79
Volume66,689 shs
Average Volume117,964 shs
Market Capitalization$150.87 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield7.58%
Beta0.03
MFS Government Markets Income Trust is a close ended fixed income mutual fund launched and managed by Massachusetts Financial Services Company. The fund invests in the fixed income markets of United States. It primarily invests in investment grade debt instruments. The fund also invests in mortgage backed, U.S. government agencies, international sovereigns, U.S. treasuries, cash and other net assets, emerging markets debt, high grade corporates, and residential mortgage backed securities. It benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the Barclays U.S. Government/Mortgage Bond Index. MFS Government Markets Income Trust was formed in May 28, 1987 and is domiciled in the United States.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 0.0Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

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0.50 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Investment offices, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone617-954-5000
EmployeesN/A

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Annual SalesN/A

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Market Cap$150.87 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable
$4.63
+0.01 (+0.22 %)
(As of 11/27/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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MFS Government Markets Income Trust (NYSE:MGF) Frequently Asked Questions

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

MFS Government Markets Income Trust announced a monthly dividend on Wednesday, November 4th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, November 18th will be paid a dividend of $0.0288 per share on Monday, November 30th. This represents a $0.35 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 7.46%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, November 17th.
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Are investors shorting MFS Government Markets Income Trust?

MFS Government Markets Income Trust saw a increase in short interest during the month of October. As of October 15th, there was short interest totaling 47,000 shares, an increase of 51.6% from the September 30th total of 31,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 0 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently ∞ days.
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Who are some of MFS Government Markets Income Trust's key competitors?

Who are MFS Government Markets Income Trust's key executives?

MFS Government Markets Income Trust's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Frank L. Tarantino, Independent Chief Compliance Officer (Age 76)
  • Mr. Richard S. Weitzel, Assistant Sec. and Assistant Clerk (Age 50)
  • Mr. Kasey L. Philips, Assistant Treasurer (Age 49)
  • Mr. Brian E. Langenfeld, Assistant Sec. and Assistant Clerk (Age 47)
  • Ms. Susan A. Pereira, Assistant Sec. and Assistant Clerk (Age 49)
  • Mr. Ethan D. Corey, Assistant Sec. and Assistant Clerk (Age 56)
  • Mr. Thomas H. Connors, Assistant Sec. and Assistant Clerk (Age 60)
  • Mr. Christopher R. Bohane, Assistant Sec. and Assistant Clerk (Age 46)
  • Mr. Geoffrey L. Schechter CFA, CPA, Portfolio Mang.
  • Dr. Ward Brown Ph.D., CFA, Portfolio Mang.

What is MFS Government Markets Income Trust's stock symbol?

MFS Government Markets Income Trust trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MGF."

Who are MFS Government Markets Income Trust's major shareholders?

MFS Government Markets Income Trust's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Karpus Management Inc. (13.21%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (4.20%), Relative Value Partners Group LLC (3.75%), Private Advisor Group LLC (0.80%), Cetera Advisor Networks LLC (0.74%) and LPL Financial LLC (0.47%).

Which institutional investors are selling MFS Government Markets Income Trust stock?

MGF stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Karpus Management Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Morgan Stanley, Relative Value Partners Group LLC, and Wedbush Securities Inc..

Which institutional investors are buying MFS Government Markets Income Trust stock?

MGF stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Excalibur Management Corp, Cetera Advisor Networks LLC, Dynamic Advisor Solutions LLC, Private Advisor Group LLC, Advisors Asset Management Inc., and LPL Financial LLC.

How do I buy shares of MFS Government Markets Income Trust?

Shares of MGF 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 Government Markets Income Trust's stock price today?

One share of MGF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.63.

How big of a company is MFS Government Markets Income Trust?

MFS Government Markets Income Trust has a market capitalization of $150.87 million.

What is MFS Government Markets Income Trust's official website?

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

How can I contact MFS Government Markets Income Trust?

The company can be reached via phone at 617-954-5000.

This page was last updated on 11/29/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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