NYSE:WEA

Western Asset Premier Bond Fund Stock Forecast, Price & News

$14.00
-0.05 (-0.36 %)
(As of 04/16/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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$14.00
Now: $14.00
$14.07
50-Day Range
$13.82
MA: $13.98
$14.30
52-Week Range
$11.82
Now: $14.00
$14.45
Volume548 shs
Average Volume27,767 shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.06%
BetaN/A
Western Asset Premier Bond Fund is a closed-ended fixed income mutual fund launched and managed by Western Asset Management Company. The fund is co-managed by Western Asset Management Company Limited, Western Asset Management Company Pte. Ltd., and Western Asset Management Company Ltd. It invests in the fixed income markets of the United States. The fund primarily invests in investment grade bonds, including corporate bonds, U.S. government and agency securities, and mortgage related securities. It seeks to maintain an average duration of around two to three years with an average credit quality of BBB. The fund benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the Barclays Capital U.S. Corporate High Yield Index and the Barclays Capital U.S. Credit Index. Western Asset Premier Bond Fund was formed on March 28, 2002 and is domiciled in the United States.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Asset Management
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CUSIPN/A
Phone626-844-9400
EmployeesN/A
Year FoundedN/A

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Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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Western Asset Premier Bond Fund (XWEAX)
September 1, 2020 |  finance.yahoo.com
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March 31, 2020 |  www.wsj.com
Western Asset Premier Bond Fund
March 25, 2020 |  www.reuters.com
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November 22, 2019 |  finance.yahoo.com
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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

0.54 out of 5 stars

Financial Services Sector

162nd out of 810 stocks

Asset Management Industry

84th out of 216 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
$14.00
-0.05 (-0.36 %)
(As of 04/16/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Are investors shorting Western Asset Premier Bond Fund?

Western Asset Premier Bond Fund saw a increase in short interest in March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 7,400 shares, an increase of 221.7% from the March 15th total of 2,300 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 27,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.3 days.
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How has Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's stock was trading at $12.45 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, WEA shares have increased by 12.4% and is now trading at $14.00.
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How often does Western Asset Premier Bond Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Western Asset Premier Bond Fund?

Western Asset Premier Bond Fund announced a monthly dividend on Friday, February 19th. Shareholders of record on Friday, May 21st will be given a dividend of $0.066 per share on Tuesday, June 1st. This represents a $0.79 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.66%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 20th.
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Is Western Asset Premier Bond Fund a good dividend stock?

Western Asset Premier Bond Fund pays an annual dividend of $0.78 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.06%.
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Who are Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's key executives?

Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Kenneth Donald Fuller, Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Trustee (Age 63)
  • Mr. Paul Jablansky, Portfolio Mang.

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What is Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's stock symbol?

Western Asset Premier Bond Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WEA."

Who are Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's major shareholders?

Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include NEXT Financial Group Inc (0.00%).
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WEA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including NEXT Financial Group Inc.
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How do I buy shares of Western Asset Premier Bond Fund?

Shares of WEA 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 Premier Bond Fund's stock price today?

One share of WEA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $14.00.

What is Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's official website?

The official website for Western Asset Premier Bond Fund is www.leggmason.com.

Where are Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's headquarters?

Western Asset Premier Bond Fund is headquartered at 385 E Colorado Blvd, PASADENA, CA 91101-1923, United States.

How can I contact Western Asset Premier Bond Fund?

Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's mailing address is 385 E Colorado Blvd, PASADENA, CA 91101-1923, United States. The investment management company can be reached via phone at 626-844-9400.


This page was last updated on 4/19/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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