Westn Ast Muni (MHF) Earning Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Analysis Finds

News articles about Westn Ast Muni (NYSE:MHF) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Westn Ast Muni earned a coverage optimism score of 0.24 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned headlines about the financial services provider an impact score of 47.2766652267037 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the immediate future.

Shares of Westn Ast Muni (NYSE MHF) traded down 0.64% during midday trading on Wednesday, reaching $7.81. 42,730 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. The company has a 50 day moving average of $7.74 and a 200 day moving average of $7.51. Westn Ast Muni has a 52-week low of $7.00 and a 52-week high of $8.05.

The business also recently declared a monthly dividend, which was paid on Monday, October 2nd. Investors of record on Friday, September 22nd were issued a dividend of $0.0255 per share. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, September 21st. This represents a $0.31 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.91%.

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About Westn Ast Muni

Western Asset Municipal High Income Fund Inc is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund seeks high current income exempt from federal income taxes. The Fund invests primarily in intermediate and long-term municipal debt securities issued by state and local governments, including the United States territories and possessions, political subdivisions, agencies and public authorities.<

Shares of Westn Ast Muni (NYSE MHF) traded down 0.64% during midday trading on Wednesday, reaching $7.81. 42,730 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. The company has a 50 day moving average of $7.74 and a 200 day moving average of $7.51. Westn Ast Muni has a 52-week low of $7.00 and a 52-week high of $8.05.

The business also recently declared a monthly dividend, which was paid on Monday, October 2nd. Investors of record on Friday, September 22nd were issued a dividend of $0.0255 per share. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, September 21st. This represents a $0.31 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.91%.

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About Westn Ast Muni

Western Asset Municipal High Income Fund Inc is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund seeks high current income exempt from federal income taxes. The Fund invests primarily in intermediate and long-term municipal debt securities issued by state and local governments, including the United States territories and possessions, political subdivisions, agencies and public authorities.

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