Kovitz Investment Group Partners LLC held its stake in shares of Western Asst High Incm Opprtnty Fnd Inc. (NYSE:HIO) during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 549,975 shares of the closed-end fund’s stock at the end of the second quarter. Kovitz Investment Group Partners LLC’s holdings in Western Asst High Incm Opprtnty Fnd were worth $2,788,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Shares of Western Asst High Incm Opprtnty Fnd Inc. (HIO) opened at 5.17 on Wednesday. Western Asst High Incm Opprtnty Fnd Inc. has a 12 month low of $4.68 and a 12 month high of $5.25. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $5.12 and its 200-day moving average price is $5.13.

The business also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, August 1st. Shareholders of record on Friday, July 21st were given a dividend of $0.03 per share. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, July 19th. This represents a $0.36 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 6.96%.

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About Western Asst High Incm Opprtnty Fnd

Western Asset High Income Opportunity Fund Inc is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund seeks high current income. Capital appreciation is a secondary objective. It invests, under normal market conditions, approximately 80% of its net assets in high-yield securities and over 20% in common stock equivalents, including options, warrants and rights.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Western Asst High Incm Opprtnty Fnd (NYSE:HIO)

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