Western Asset High Income Opportunity Fund, Inc. (HIO) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 22, 2020. A cash dividend payment of $0.032 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 01, 2020. Shareholders who purchased HIO prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 10th quarter that HIO has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $5.07, the dividend yield is 7.57%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HIO was $5.07, representing a -3.89% decrease from the 52 week high of $5.28 and a 69% increase over the 52 week low of $3.
Interested in gaining exposure to HIO through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have HIO as a top-10 holding:
- Amplify High Income ETF (YYY).
The top-performing ETF of this group is YYY with an increase of 12.35% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of HIO at 4.96%.
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