Western Asset Global High Income Fund Inc. (NYSE:EHI) Plans $0.07 Monthly Dividend

Western Asset Global High Income Fund Inc. (NYSE:EHIGet Rating) declared a monthly dividend on Thursday, August 4th, Wall Street Journal reports. Investors of record on Monday, October 24th will be given a dividend of 0.067 per share on Tuesday, November 1st. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 10.51%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, October 21st.

Western Asset Global High Income Fund Stock Performance

NYSE:EHI opened at $7.65 on Friday. The firm’s fifty day simple moving average is $7.37 and its 200 day simple moving average is $8.02. Western Asset Global High Income Fund has a twelve month low of $6.93 and a twelve month high of $10.57.

Hedge Funds Weigh In On Western Asset Global High Income Fund

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in EHI. Raymond James & Associates acquired a new position in Western Asset Global High Income Fund in the 1st quarter worth $104,000. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. lifted its holdings in Western Asset Global High Income Fund by 60.7% in the 1st quarter. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. now owns 26,228 shares of the company’s stock worth $222,000 after buying an additional 9,910 shares in the last quarter. Royal Bank of Canada lifted its holdings in Western Asset Global High Income Fund by 10.1% in the 1st quarter. Royal Bank of Canada now owns 26,383 shares of the company’s stock worth $223,000 after buying an additional 2,418 shares in the last quarter. Lumature Wealth Partners LLC acquired a new position in Western Asset Global High Income Fund in the 1st quarter worth $263,000. Finally, Advisor Group Holdings Inc. lifted its holdings in Western Asset Global High Income Fund by 20.6% in the 1st quarter. Advisor Group Holdings Inc. now owns 38,407 shares of the company’s stock worth $325,000 after buying an additional 6,558 shares in the last quarter.

Western Asset Global High Income Fund Company Profile

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Western Asset Global High Income Fund Inc is a closed 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, Western Asset Management Company Limited, and Western Asset Management Company Pte. Ltd. It invests in the fixed income markets across the globe.

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