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NYSE:MHF

Western Asset Municipal High Income Fund Stock Forecast, Price & News

$7.61
+0.06 (+0.79 %)
(As of 03/5/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$7.56
Now: $7.61
$7.61
50-Day Range
$7.53
MA: $7.80
$7.99
52-Week Range
$5.58
Now: $7.61
$8.00
Volume27,949 shs
Average Volume38,064 shs
Market Capitalization$164.63 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield3.71%
Beta0.21
Western Asset Municipal High Income Fund Inc. is a closed ended fixed income mutual fund launched and managed by Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC. It is co-managed by Western Asset Management Company. The fund invests in the fixed income markets of the United States. It invests primarily in intermediate and long-term municipal debt securities issued by state and local governments including U.S. territories and possessions, political subdivisions, agencies and public authorities. The fund seeks to invest in investment grade debt securities rated in one of the four highest rating categories by a nationally recognized statistical rating organization to create its portfolio. It benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the Lehman Brothers Municipal Bond Index. The fund was formerly known as Municipal High Income Fund Inc. Western Asset Municipal High Income Fund Inc. was formed on November 28, 1988 and is domiciled in the United States.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Investment offices, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
CUSIPN/A
Phone212-805-6016
EmployeesN/A
Year FoundedN/A

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$164.63 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

0.67 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

1432nd out of 1,942 stocks

Investment Offices, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

129th out of 172 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
$7.61
+0.06 (+0.79 %)
(As of 03/5/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Western Asset Municipal High Income Fund (NYSE:MHF) Frequently Asked Questions

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Are investors shorting Western Asset Municipal High Income Fund?

Western Asset Municipal High Income Fund saw a drop in short interest in the month of February. As of February 12th, there was short interest totaling 8,700 shares, a drop of 68.7% from the January 28th total of 27,800 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 40,400 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 0.2 days.
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How has Western Asset Municipal High Income Fund's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Western Asset Municipal High Income Fund's stock was trading at $7.00 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, MHF stock has increased by 8.7% and is now trading at $7.61.
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How often does Western Asset Municipal High Income Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Western Asset Municipal High Income Fund?

Western Asset Municipal High Income Fund declared a monthly dividend on Friday, February 19th. Shareholders of record on Friday, May 21st will be given a dividend of $0.0218 per share on Tuesday, June 1st. This represents a $0.26 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.44%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 20th.
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Is Western Asset Municipal High Income Fund a good dividend stock?

Western Asset Municipal High Income Fund pays an annual dividend of $0.28 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.71%.
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Who are Western Asset Municipal High Income Fund's key executives?

Western Asset Municipal High Income Fund's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Kenneth Donald Fuller, Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer and Pres (Age 63)
  • Mr. George P. Hoyt Esq., Chief Legal Officer & Sec.
  • Mr. Peter M. Coffey, Portfolio Mang. (Age 76)
  • Mr. George Benoit, Portfolio Mang. (Age 61)
  • Mr. David T. Fare, Portfolio Mang. (Age 58)
  • Mr. Robert E. Amodeo, Portfolio Mang. (Age 56)

Who are some of Western Asset Municipal High Income Fund's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Western Asset Municipal High Income Fund own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Western Asset Municipal High Income Fund investors own include Shaw Communications (SJR), The Southern (SO), Verizon Communications (VZ), Diplomat Pharmacy (DPLO), Invesco (IVZ), Putnam Premier Income Trust (PPT), Royal Bank of Canada (RY), Suncor Energy (SU), The Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD) and Templeton Emerging Markets Income Fund (TEI).

What is Western Asset Municipal High Income Fund's stock symbol?

Western Asset Municipal High Income Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MHF."

Who are Western Asset Municipal High Income Fund's major shareholders?

Western Asset Municipal High Income Fund's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. (1.54%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.19%), Janney Montgomery Scott LLC (0.55%), Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. (0.54%), Guggenheim Capital LLC (0.52%) and Robinson Capital Management LLC (0.50%).
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Which institutional investors are selling Western Asset Municipal High Income Fund stock?

MHF stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including United Capital Financial Advisers LLC, and Janney Montgomery Scott LLC.
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Which institutional investors are buying Western Asset Municipal High Income Fund stock?

MHF stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Robinson Capital Management LLC, Guggenheim Capital LLC, Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc., Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc., International Assets Investment Management LLC, RMB Capital Management LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, and FNY Investment Advisers LLC.
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How do I buy shares of Western Asset Municipal High Income Fund?

Shares of MHF can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Western Asset Municipal High Income Fund's stock price today?

One share of MHF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $7.61.

How much money does Western Asset Municipal High Income Fund make?

Western Asset Municipal High Income Fund has a market capitalization of $164.63 million.

What is Western Asset Municipal High Income Fund's official website?

The official website for Western Asset Municipal High Income Fund is individualinvestor.myleggmason.com.

How can I contact Western Asset Municipal High Income Fund?

The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 212-805-6016.


This page was last updated on 3/6/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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