Headlines about Eaton Vance Municipal Income Trust (NYSE:EVN) have been trending positive on Friday, Accern reports. Accern identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Eaton Vance Municipal Income Trust earned a coverage optimism score of 0.32 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the investment management company an impact score of 46.6834365096585 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.
Shares of Eaton Vance Municipal Income Trust (NYSE:EVN) traded down $0.05 during trading hours on Friday, hitting $12.24. The stock had a trading volume of 103,691 shares, compared to its average volume of 78,644. Eaton Vance Municipal Income Trust has a fifty-two week low of $12.22 and a fifty-two week high of $13.18.
The company also recently declared a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, January 19th. Stockholders of record on Friday, January 12th will be paid a dividend of $0.0541 per share. This represents a $0.65 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.30%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 11th.
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Eaton Vance Municipal Income Trust Company Profile
Eaton Vance Municipal Income Trust (the Trust) is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Trust seeks to provide current income exempt from regular federal income tax. The Trust intends to make monthly distributions of net investment income to common shareholders, after payment of any dividends on any outstanding Auction Preferred Shares (APS) and Institutional MuniFund Term Preferred (iMTP) Shares.
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