Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust (EFT) Getting Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Report Finds
News coverage about Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust (NYSE:EFT) has been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust earned a news sentiment score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the investment management company an impact score of 48.5554072096128 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next few days.
Shares of Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust (EFT) traded down $0.03 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $14.34. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 110,038 shares, compared to its average volume of 148,562. Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust has a 12 month low of $14.03 and a 12 month high of $15.45.
The business also recently declared a monthly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, January 10th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 28th were issued a dividend of $0.067 per share. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, December 27th. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.61%.
About Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust
Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust (the Trust) is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Trust’s investment objective is to provide a high level of current income. The Trust will, as a secondary objective, also seek preservation of capital to the extent consistent with its primary goal of high current income.
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