Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. (HYI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 20, 2014
Western Asset High Yield Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. ( HYI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 20, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.11 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 29, 2014. Shareholders who purchased HYI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th quarter that HYI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $17.26, the dividend yield is 7.65%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HYI was $17.26, representing a -6.04% decrease from the 52 week high of $18.37 and a 3.66% increase over the 52 week low of $16.65.
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