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Western Asset Global High Fd Dividend Yield %

: 10.95% (As of Today)
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As of today (2022-05-22), the Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Western Asset Global High Fd is 10.95%.

Good Sign:

Western Asset Global High Inc Fd Inc stock dividend yield is close to 5-year high.

The historical rank and industry rank for Western Asset Global High Fd's Dividend Yield % or its related term are showing as below:

EHI' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.06   Med: 7.96   Max: 10.95
Current: 10.95

During the past 4 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Western Asset Global High Fd was 10.95%. The lowest was 7.06%. And the median was 7.96%.

EHI's Dividend Yield % is ranked better than
88.87% of 1267 companies
in the Asset Management industry
Industry Median: 5.49 vs EHI: 10.95

Western Asset Global High Fd's Dividend Payout Ratio for the six months ended in Nov. 2021 was 0.00.

Warning Sign:

If a company dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout ratio of Western Asset Global High Inc Fd Inc is 2.30, which seems too high.

During the past 4 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Western Asset Global High Fd was 19.23. The lowest was 0.48. And the median was 1.08.

As of today (2022-05-22), the Forward Dividend Yield % of Western Asset Global High Fd is 10.95%.

Western Asset Global High Fd's Dividends per Share for the six months ended in Nov. 2021 was $0.40.

During the past 12 months, Western Asset Global High Fd's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 2.70% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 1.50% per year.

During the past 4 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Western Asset Global High Fd was 1.50% per year. The lowest was 1.50% per year. And the median was 1.50% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

For more information regarding to dividend, please check our Dividend Page.


Western Asset Global High Fd Dividend Yield % Historical Data

The historical data trend for Western Asset Global High Fd's Dividend Yield % can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

* Premium members only.

Western Asset Global High Fd Annual Data
Trend May18 May19 May20 May21
Dividend Yield %
6.24 7.66 8.58 7.73

Western Asset Global High Fd Semi-Annual Data
Nov17 May18 Nov18 May19 Nov19 May20 Nov20 May21 Nov21
Dividend Yield % Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 7.73 8.58 7.94 7.73 8.25

Competitive Comparison

For the Asset Management subindustry, Western Asset Global High Fd's Dividend Yield %, along with its competitors' market caps and Dividend Yield % data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

Western Asset Global High Fd Dividend Yield % Distribution

For the Asset Management industry and Financial Services sector, Western Asset Global High Fd's Dividend Yield % distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Western Asset Global High Fd's Dividend Yield % falls into.



Western Asset Global High Fd Dividend Yield % Calculation

Dividend Yield measures how much a company pays out in dividends each year relative to its share price.

Western Asset Global High Fd Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency Forex Rate
USD 0.0672022-05-202022-05-232022-06-01Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.0672022-04-212022-04-222022-05-02Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.0672022-03-232022-03-242022-04-01Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.0672022-02-172022-02-182022-03-01Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.0672022-01-212022-01-242022-02-01Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.0672021-12-222021-12-232021-12-31Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.0672021-11-192021-11-222021-12-01Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.0672021-10-212021-10-222021-11-01Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.0672021-09-222021-09-232021-10-01Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.0672021-08-232021-08-242021-09-01Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.0672021-07-222021-07-232021-08-02Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.0672021-06-222021-06-232021-07-01Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.000000

* GuruFocus converts dividend currency to local traded share price currency in order to calculate dividend yield. Please refer to the last column "Forex Rate" in the above table.

Western Asset Global High Fd's Trailing Annual Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Trailing Annual Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=0.804/7.34
=10.95 %

Current Share Price is $7.34.
Western Asset Global High Fd's Dividends per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $0.804.

Western Asset Global High Fd's Forward Annual Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Forward Annual Dividend Yield=Forward Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=0.804/7.34
=10.95 %

Current Share Price is $7.34.
Western Asset Global High Fd's Dividends per Share for the forward twelve months is calculated as $0.067 * 12 = $0.804.

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


Western Asset Global High Fd  (NYSE:EHI) Dividend Yield % Explanation

Over the long term, the return from dividends has been a significant contributor to the total returns produced by equity securities. Studies by Elroy Dimson, Paul Marsh, and Mike Staunton of Princeton University (2002) found that a market-oriented portfolio, which included reinvested dividends, would have generated nearly 85 times the wealth generated by the same portfolio relying solely on capital gains.

Dividends may also qualify a lower tax rate for investors.

In dividends investing, Payout Ratio and Dividend Growth Rate are the two most important variables for consideration. A lower payout ratio may indicate that the company has more room to increase its dividends.

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Western Asset Global High Fd Business Description

Western Asset Global High Fd logo
Industry
Financial Services » Asset Management NAICS : 523930 SIC : 6282
Traded in Other Exchanges
N/A
Address
620 Eighth Avenue, 49th Floor, New York, NY, USA, 10018
Western Asset Global High Inc Fd Inc is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company. Its investment objective is high current income and total return by investing in a global portfolio of securities. The fund invests in various sectors such as Consumer Discretionary, Energy, Healthcare, Industrials, materials, and others.
Executives
Fergerson Laura F other: Manager/Investment Manager 3310 QUALITY DRIVE 2ND FLOOR RANCHO CORDOVA CA 95670
Eakes Brian other: Manager/Investment Manager 100 INTERNATIONAL DRIVE BALTIMORE MD 21202
Hoyt George P. officer: Secretary and Ch Lgl Officer C/O FRANKLIN TEMPLETON 100 FIRST STAMFORD PLACE STAMFORD CT 06902
Nicholls Matthew other: Director of Sub-Adviser ONE FRANKLIN PARKWAY SAN MATEO CA 94403
Bolt Jennifer J other: Director of Sub-Adviser C/O FRANKLIN RESOURCES, INC. ONE FRANKLIN PARKWAY SAN MATEO CA 94403-1906
Plafker Jed A. other: Director of Sub-Adviser ONE FRANKLIN PARKWAY SAN MATEO CA 94403
Saba Capital Management, L.p. 10 percent owner 405 LEXINGTON AVENUE 58TH FLOOR NEW YORK NY 10174
Weinstein Boaz 10 percent owner 405 LEXINGTON AVENUE 58TH FLOOR NEW YORK NY 10174
Jensen Fred Steven officer: Chief Compliance Officer LEGG MASON 620 EIGHTH AVENUE, 49TH FLOOR NEW YORK NY 10018
Cronin Daniel P director 235 EAST 42ND ST NEW YORK NY 10017
Hutchinson William R director 535 N MICHIGAN STE 1012 CHICAGO IL 60611
Berarducci Christopher officer: Treas/Principal Finan Officer LEGG MASON 620 EIGHTH AVENUE NEW YORK NY 10018
Kumar Nisha director 1735 MARKET STREET 32ND FLOOR PHILADELPHIA PA 19103
Berg Jennifer S officer: Treasurer 100 INTERNATIONAL DRIVE 7TH FLOOR BALTIMORE MD 21202
Kuehl Todd F officer: Chief Compliance Officer 1555 PEACHTREE STREET NE ATLANTA 2Q 30309

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