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NYSE:MHFWestern Asset Municipal Hgh Incm Fnd Stock Price, Forecast & News

$6.87
-0.01 (-0.15 %)
(As of 05/25/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$6.87
Now: $6.87
$6.91
50-Day Range
$6.69
MA: $6.90
$7.08
52-Week Range
$5.58
Now: $6.87
$8.05
Volume47,928 shs
Average Volume57,664 shs
Market Capitalization$148.62 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield4.66%
Beta0.19
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.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

0.83 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Investment offices, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
CUSIPN/A
WebN/A
PhoneN/A

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Annual SalesN/A

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EmployeesN/A
Market Cap$148.62 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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Western Asset Municipal Hgh Incm Fnd (NYSE:MHF) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Western Asset Municipal Hgh Incm Fnd's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Western Asset Municipal Hgh Incm Fnd's stock was trading at $7.00 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, MHF shares have decreased by 1.9% and is now trading at $6.87. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

How often does Western Asset Municipal Hgh Incm Fnd pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Western Asset Municipal Hgh Incm Fnd?

Western Asset Municipal Hgh Incm Fnd declared a monthly dividend on Thursday, May 21st. Investors of record on Monday, August 24th will be given a dividend of $0.0243 per share on Tuesday, September 1st. This represents a $0.29 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.24%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, August 21st. View Western Asset Municipal Hgh Incm Fnd's dividend history.

Has Western Asset Municipal Hgh Incm Fnd been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about MHF stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie reports. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Western Asset Municipal Hgh Incm Fnd earned a coverage optimism score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the financial services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. View the latest news aboutWestern Asset Municipal Hgh Incm Fnd.

Who are some of Western Asset Municipal Hgh Incm Fnd's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Western Asset Municipal Hgh Incm Fnd own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Western Asset Municipal Hgh Incm Fnd investors own include Shaw Communications (SJR), Southern (SO), Verizon Communications (VZ), Diplomat Pharmacy (DPLO), Invesco (IVZ), Putnam Premier Income Trust (PPT), Ring Energy (REI), Ring Energy (REI), Royal Bank of Canada (RY) and Suncor Energy (SU).

Who are Western Asset Municipal Hgh Incm Fnd's key executives?

Western Asset Municipal Hgh Incm Fnd's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Kenneth Donald Fuller, Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer and Pres (Age 61)
  • Mr. Richard F. Sennett, Chief Financial Officer (Age 49)
  • Mr. Andrew B. Shoup, Chief Admin. Officer and Sr. VP (Age 63)
  • Mr. Robert I. Frenkel, Chief Legal Officer and Sec. (Age 65)
  • Mr. Theodore Paul Becker, Chief Compliance Officer (Age 68)

What is Western Asset Municipal Hgh Incm Fnd's stock symbol?

Western Asset Municipal Hgh Incm Fnd trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MHF."

Who are Western Asset Municipal Hgh Incm Fnd's major shareholders?

Western Asset Municipal Hgh Incm Fnd's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Raymond James & Associates (2.52%), Morgan Stanley (1.92%), Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. (1.83%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.22%), Janney Montgomery Scott LLC (0.36%) and United Capital Financial Advisers LLC (0.34%). View institutional ownership trends for Western Asset Municipal Hgh Incm Fnd.

Which institutional investors are selling Western Asset Municipal Hgh Incm Fnd stock?

MHF stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including UBS Group AG, Karpus Management Inc., Commonwealth Equity Services LLC, United Capital Financial Advisers LLC, Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc., and Capital Investment Advisors LLC. View insider buying and selling activity for Western Asset Municipal Hgh Incm Fnd.

Which institutional investors are buying Western Asset Municipal Hgh Incm Fnd stock?

MHF stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, Raymond James & Associates, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Gill Capital Partners LLC, Thomas J. Herzfeld Advisors Inc., Advisor Group Holdings Inc., Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, and CNH Partners LLC. View insider buying and selling activity for Western Asset Municipal Hgh Incm Fnd.

How do I buy shares of Western Asset Municipal Hgh Incm Fnd?

Shares of MHF 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 Western Asset Municipal Hgh Incm Fnd's stock price today?

One share of MHF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $6.87.

How big of a company is Western Asset Municipal Hgh Incm Fnd?

Western Asset Municipal Hgh Incm Fnd has a market capitalization of $148.62 million.

This page was last updated on 5/26/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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