Western Asset Municipal Defined Opportunity Trust Inc. (NYSE:MTT) declared a monthly dividend on Tuesday, November 14th, Wall Street Journal reports. Stockholders of record on Friday, February 16th will be paid a dividend of 0.084 per share on Thursday, March 1st. This represents a $1.01 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.68%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 15th.

Shares of Western Asset Municipal Defined Opportunity Trust (NYSE MTT) traded down $0.04 during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting $21.55. 32,600 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 20,678. Western Asset Municipal Defined Opportunity Trust has a fifty-two week low of $21.43 and a fifty-two week high of $23.90.

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Western Asset Municipal Defined Opportunity Trust Company Profile

Western Asset Municipal Defined Opportunity Trust Inc (the Fund) is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund’s primary investment objective is to provide high current income exempt from federal income tax and then to liquidate on or about April 30, 2021, and distribute all of the Fund’s net assets to shareholders.

Dividend History for Western Asset Municipal Defined Opportunity Trust (NYSE:MTT)

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