MFS Charter Income Trust (NYSE:MCR) declared a monthly dividend on Wednesday, September 5th, Wall Street Journal reports. Investors of record on Wednesday, September 19th will be paid a dividend of 0.0584 per share by the financial services provider on Friday, September 28th. This represents a $0.70 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 8.87%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, September 18th. This is a boost from MFS Charter Income Trust’s previous monthly dividend of $0.06.

MFS Charter Income Trust has raised its dividend by an average of 4.6% annually over the last three years.

Shares of NYSE MCR opened at $7.90 on Thursday. MFS Charter Income Trust has a 1 year low of $7.74 and a 1 year high of $8.72.

About MFS Charter Income Trust

MFS Charter Income Trust is a closed ended fixed income mutual fund launched and managed by Massachusetts Financial Services Company. The fund invests in the fixed income markets across the globe. It invests primarily in corporate bonds of U.S. or foreign issuers, U.S. Government securities, foreign government securities, mortgage-backed, and other asset-backed securities of U.S.

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Dividend History for MFS Charter Income Trust (NYSE:MCR)

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