News articles about Western Asset Global High Income Fnd (NYSE:EHI) have trended positive on Wednesday, Accern reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Western Asset Global High Income Fnd earned a coverage optimism score of 0.47 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media stories about the company an impact score of 48.3504051653604 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the immediate future.
Shares of EHI traded up $0.01 during mid-day trading on Wednesday, reaching $9.21. The stock had a trading volume of 400 shares, compared to its average volume of 141,151. Western Asset Global High Income Fnd has a 12 month low of $9.03 and a 12 month high of $10.40.
The company also recently declared a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, November 1st. Shareholders of record on Friday, October 19th will be given a $0.061 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 18th. This represents a $0.73 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 7.95%.
Western Asset Global High Income Fnd Company Profile
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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