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NYSE:MTT - Western Asset Municipal D Opp Trust Stock Price, Forecast & News

$18.51
+0.22 (+1.20 %)
(As of 03/27/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$18.36
Now: $18.51
$18.79
50-Day Range
$16.77
MA: $20.45
$21.64
52-Week Range
$16.00
Now: $18.51
$22.50
Volume51,383 shs
Average Volume33,300 shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.05%
BetaN/A
Western Asset Municipal Defined Opportunity Trust Inc. is a close-ended fixed income mutual fund launched and managed by Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC. The fund is co-managed by Western Asset Management Company. It invests in fixed income markets of the United States. The fund makes its investments in the securities of companies operating across diversified sectors. It primarily invests its assets in a portfolio of municipal securities. The fund uses value oriented strategy to make its investments. It employs a fundamental analysis with a bottom-up stock picking approach to create its portfolio. The fund conducts in-house research to make its investments. Western Asset Municipal Defined Opportunity Trust Inc. was formed on January 15, 2009 and is domiciled in the United States.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Asset Management
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinancial Services
CUSIPN/A
PhoneN/A

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Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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Western Asset Municipal D Opp Trust (NYSE:MTT) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Western Asset Municipal D Opp Trust's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Western Asset Municipal D Opp Trust's stock was trading at $20.49 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, MTT stock has decreased by 9.7% and is now trading at $18.51. View which stocks have been mosted impacted by Coronavirus.

How often does Western Asset Municipal D Opp Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Western Asset Municipal D Opp Trust?

Western Asset Municipal D Opp Trust declared a monthly dividend on Friday, February 21st. Investors of record on Thursday, May 21st will be given a dividend of $0.059 per share on Monday, June 1st. This represents a $0.71 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.82%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, May 20th. View Western Asset Municipal D Opp Trust's dividend history.

Has Western Asset Municipal D Opp Trust been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about MTT stock have trended somewhat positive on Saturday, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Western Asset Municipal D Opp Trust earned a news sentiment score of 0.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. View the latest news aboutWestern Asset Municipal D Opp Trust.

Are investors shorting Western Asset Municipal D Opp Trust?

Western Asset Municipal D Opp Trust saw a increase in short interest in March. As of March 13th, there was short interest totaling 9,800 shares, an increase of 790.9% from the February 27th total of 1,100 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 27,900 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 0.4 days. Currently, 0.1% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Western Asset Municipal D Opp Trust's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Western Asset Municipal D Opp Trust's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Western Asset Municipal D Opp Trust own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Western Asset Municipal D Opp Trust investors own include Royal Bank of Canada (RY), Southern (SO), Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD), Wells Fargo & Co (WFC), AbbVie (ABBV), Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS), Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CM), Dominion Energy (D), General Mills (GIS) and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK).

Who are Western Asset Municipal D Opp Trust's key executives?

Western Asset Municipal D Opp Trust's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Kenneth Donald Fuller, Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer and Pres (Age 61)
  • Mr. Richard F. Sennett, Principal Financial Officer (Age 49)
  • Mr. Theodore Paul Becker, Chief Compliance Officer (Age 68)
  • Mr. Robert I. Frenkel, Chief Legal Officer and Sec. (Age 65)
  • Mr. Steven Frank, Treasurer (Age 52)

What is Western Asset Municipal D Opp Trust's stock symbol?

Western Asset Municipal D Opp Trust trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MTT."

Who are Western Asset Municipal D Opp Trust's major shareholders?

Western Asset Municipal D Opp Trust's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Bank of America Corp DE (0.00%), Raymond James & Associates (0.00%), Cetera Advisor Networks LLC (0.00%), Usca Ria LLC (0.00%), Koshinski Asset Management Inc. (0.00%) and Stratos Wealth Partners LTD. (0.00%). View institutional ownership trends for Western Asset Municipal D Opp Trust.

Which major investors are selling Western Asset Municipal D Opp Trust stock?

MTT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Raymond James & Associates, Bank of America Corp DE, Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc., Advisor Group Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, and Sound View Wealth Advisors Group LLC. View insider buying and selling activity for Western Asset Municipal D Opp Trust.

Which major investors are buying Western Asset Municipal D Opp Trust stock?

MTT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Koshinski Asset Management Inc., Landscape Capital Management L.L.C., RFG Advisory LLC, Stratos Wealth Partners LTD., Van ECK Associates Corp, Usca Ria LLC, Cetera Advisor Networks LLC, and UBS Group AG. View insider buying and selling activity for Western Asset Municipal D Opp Trust.

How do I buy shares of Western Asset Municipal D Opp Trust?

Shares of MTT 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 D Opp Trust's stock price today?

One share of MTT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.51.

What is Western Asset Municipal D Opp Trust's official website?

The official website for Western Asset Municipal D Opp Trust is http://www.leggmason.com/.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Western Asset Municipal D Opp Trust (NYSE MTT)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  76 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  81 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  157
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Western Asset Municipal D Opp Trust and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe MTT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe MTT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/28/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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