WESTN AST MN FD Company Profile (NYSE:MNP)


WESTN AST MN FD logoWestern Asset Municipal Partners Fund Inc. is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund's primary investment objective is to seek a high level of current income, which is exempt from regular federal income taxes, consistent with the preservation of capital. As a secondary investment objective, the Fund intends to enhance portfolio value by purchasing tax-exempt securities that, in the opinion of the investment manager, may appreciate in value relative to other similar obligations in the marketplace. Under normal market conditions, the Fund invests all of its assets in a diversified portfolio of tax-exempt securities that are rated investment grade at the time of purchase. The Fund invests in various sectors, such as transportation, water and sewer, healthcare, lease backed, education, special tax obligation, power and local. Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC is the Fund's investment manager. Western Asset Management Company is the Fund's sub advisor.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Closed End Funds
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:MNP
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: N/A
Average Prices:
  • 52 Week Range: $14.51 - $16.26
  • Trailing P/E Ratio:
  • P/E Growth:
  • Average Volume: 20,402 shs.
  • Beta: 0.03

Frequently Asked Questions for WESTN AST MN FD (NYSE:MNP)

What is WESTN AST MN FD's stock symbol?

WESTN AST MN FD trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MNP."

How often does WESTN AST MN FD pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for WESTN AST MN FD?

WESTN AST MN FD declared a monthly dividend on Tuesday, August 15th. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 22nd will be given a dividend of $0.0625 per share on Monday, October 2nd. This represents a $0.75 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.89%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 21st. View WESTN AST MN FD's Dividend History.

Who are some of WESTN AST MN FD's key competitors?

Who are WESTN AST MN FD's key executives?

WESTN AST MN FD's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Jane E. Trust, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer, Trustee/ Director
  • Richard F. Sennett, Principal Financial Officer
  • Ted P. Becker, Chief Compliance Officer
  • Steven Frank, Treasurer
  • Jenna Bailey, Identity Theft Prevention Officer
  • Robert I. Frenkel, Secretary, Chief Legal Officer
  • William R. Hutchinson, Lead Independent Director
  • Robert D. Agdern, Independent Director
  • Carol L. Colman, Independent Director
  • Daniel P. Cronin, Independent Director

How do I buy WESTN AST MN FD stock?

Shares of WESTN AST MN FD can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is WESTN AST MN FD's stock price today?

One share of WESTN AST MN FD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.34.

MarketBeat Community Rating for WESTN AST MN FD (NYSE MNP)
Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  26 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  29 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  55
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for WESTN AST MN FD (NYSE:MNP) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A
Consensus Price Target History for WESTN AST MN FD (NYSE:MNP)
Price Target History for WESTN AST MN FD (NYSE:MNP)
Analysts' Ratings History for WESTN AST MN FD (NYSE:MNP)
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Earnings History for WESTN AST MN FD (NYSE:MNP)
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Earnings Estimates for WESTN AST MN FD (NYSE:MNP)

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Current Dividend Information for WESTN AST MN FD (NYSE:MNP)
Most Recent Dividend:10/2/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.81
Dividend Yield:5.28%
Dividend Growth:1.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:
Dividend Payments by Quarter for WESTN AST MN FD (NYSE:MNP)

Dividend History by Quarter for WESTN AST MN FD (NYSE MNP)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for WESTN AST MN FD (NYSE:MNP)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.00%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 10.91%
Insider Trades by Quarter for WESTN AST MN FD (NYSE:MNP)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for WESTN AST MN FD (NYSE:MNP)
Insider Trades by Quarter for WESTN AST MN FD (NYSE:MNP)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/16/2016Eileen A KamerickDirectorBuy1,259$16.87$21,239.33View SEC Filing  
4/8/2016Robert D AgdernDirectorBuy1,180$16.96$20,012.80View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for WESTN AST MN FD (NYSE:MNP)
Latest Headlines for WESTN AST MN FD (NYSE:MNP)
americanbankingnews.com logoWestn Ast Mn Fd (MNP) Declares $0.06 Monthly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 15 at 6:53 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWestn Ast Mn Fd (MNP) Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.06
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 15 at 6:52 PM
businesswire.com logoWestern Asset Municipal Defined Opportunity Trust Inc. (“MTT”) Announces Distribution for the Month of December 2016
www.businesswire.com - December 20 at 12:30 PM



WESTN AST MN FD (MNP) Chart for Saturday, October, 21, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/21/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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