Robinson Capital Management LLC lifted its position in shares of Western Asset High Income Fund II Inc. (NYSE:HIX) by 28.4% during the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm owned 263,596 shares of the closed-end fund’s stock after buying an additional 58,300 shares during the quarter. Robinson Capital Management LLC’s holdings in Western Asset High Income Fund II were worth $1,777,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Sigma Planning Corp bought a new stake in shares of Western Asset High Income Fund II during the third quarter worth about $69,000. Aurora Private Wealth Inc. bought a new stake in shares of Western Asset High Income Fund II during the fourth quarter worth about $71,000. Bay Colony Advisory Group Inc d b a Bay Colony Advisors bought a new stake in shares of Western Asset High Income Fund II during the third quarter worth about $74,000. FNY Investment Advisers LLC lifted its stake in shares of Western Asset High Income Fund II by 2,688.9% in the third quarter. FNY Investment Advisers LLC now owns 11,295 shares of the closed-end fund’s stock worth $76,000 after acquiring an additional 10,890 shares during the period. Finally, Doliver Advisors LP acquired a new position in shares of Western Asset High Income Fund II in the third quarter worth approximately $77,000.

Shares of Western Asset High Income Fund II stock traded up $0.03 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $7.03. The company had a trading volume of 471,422 shares, compared to its average volume of 637,172. The stock has a fifty day moving average price of $6.84 and a 200 day moving average price of $6.75. Western Asset High Income Fund II Inc. has a fifty-two week low of $6.33 and a fifty-two week high of $7.12.

Western Asset High Income Fund II Profile

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

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Western Asset High Income Fund II (NYSE:HIX)

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