Western Asset Premier Bond Fund (NYSE:WEA) declared a monthly dividend on Monday, June 10th, Wall Street Journal reports. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 20th will be paid a dividend of 0.066 per share by the investment management company on Tuesday, October 1st. This represents a $0.79 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.73%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 19th.
Western Asset Premier Bond Fund has decreased its dividend payment by an average of 10.1% annually over the last three years.
Shares of WEA stock opened at $13.81 on Wednesday. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $13.82 and its two-hundred day moving average is $13.47. Western Asset Premier Bond Fund has a 12 month low of $11.90 and a 12 month high of $14.51.
Western Asset Premier Bond Fund Company Profile
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.
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