Western Asset High Income Opportunity Fund, Inc. (HIO) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 17, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.03 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 01, 2019. Shareholders who purchased HIO prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th quarter that HIO has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $5.02, the dividend yield is 7.17%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HIO was $5.02, representing a -2.9% decrease from the 52 week high of $5.17 and a 21.26% increase over the 52 week low of $4.14.
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