Western Asst High Incm Opprtnty Fnd Inc. (NYSE:HIO) announced a monthly dividend on Tuesday, August 21st, Wall Street Journal reports. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 23rd will be paid a dividend of 0.0265 per share by the closed-end fund on Monday, December 3rd. This represents a $0.32 annualized dividend and a yield of 7.05%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, November 21st.

Western Asst High Incm Opprtnty Fnd has decreased its dividend payment by an average of 6.2% per year over the last three years.

Shares of NYSE:HIO opened at $4.51 on Tuesday. Western Asst High Incm Opprtnty Fnd has a 52 week low of $4.51 and a 52 week high of $5.13.

Western Asst High Incm Opprtnty Fnd (NYSE:HIO) last issued its earnings results on Monday, August 20th. The closed-end fund reported $0.09 EPS for the quarter.

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About Western Asst High Incm Opprtnty Fnd

Western Asset High Income Opportunity Fund Inc is a closed ended fixed-income mutual fund launched and managed by Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC. It is co-managed by Western Asset Management Company and Western Asset Management Company Limited. The fund invests in the fixed income markets of the United States.

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