Headlines about MFS High Yield Municipal Trust (NYSE:CMU) have been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. MFS High Yield Municipal Trust earned a coverage optimism score of 0.01 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave headlines about the company an impact score of 45.2630415339722 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near future.
Shares of MFS High Yield Municipal Trust stock traded up $0.03 during trading on Friday, hitting $4.51. 55,822 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 60,757. MFS High Yield Municipal Trust has a 52-week low of $4.37 and a 52-week high of $4.89.
The company also recently declared a monthly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, July 31st. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, July 18th were paid a dividend of $0.0215 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, July 17th. This represents a $0.26 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.72%.
About MFS High Yield Municipal Trust
MFS High Yield Municipal Trust is a closed-end investment fund. It primarily invests in tax-exempt bonds and tax-exempt notes. The company was founded on January 22, 1987 and is headquartered in Boston, MA.
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