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Western Asset Mortgage Defined Opportunity Fund (DMO) Company Profile

Updated Sep 9, 2019
Western Asset Mortgage Defined Opportunity Fund has the following business profile:
Company's Full Name:Western Asset Mortgage Defined Opportunity Fund Inc
Short Name:Western Asset Mortgage Defined Opportunity Fund
Trading Ticker Symbol:DMO
Primary Exchange:NYSE
Headquarter City/Country:New York, NY
Primary Industry Sector:Finance
Seconday Sub-sector:Investment Managers
Main Business Areas: Finance, Investment Managers, Financial Services, Asset Management
Dividend Payments:Dividend History

Market and Trading Information for Western Asset Mortgage Defined Opportunity Fund

The following details were available for trading and market data about the stock of Western Asset Mortgage Defined Opportunity Fund as of writing:
Current Share Price:$21.98
Previous Year's Closing Price:$20.39
Percentage Price Change (YTD):7.8%
Market Cap:$227.17 million
52-week Price Range:$20.21 - $23.19
Dividend Per Share:$2.94
EPS (TTM):0
Price-Earnings (Trailing):0
Price-Earnings (Forward):0

Company Profile and Business Description for Western Asset Mortgage Defined Opportunity Fund

Western Asset Mortgage Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. (the Fund) is a non-diversified, limited-term, closed-end management investment company. The Fund's primary investment objective is to provide current income. As a secondary investment objective, the Fund intends to seek capital appreciation. The Fund invests in a portfolio of mortgage-backed securities, consisting of non-agency residential mortgage-backed securities and commercial mortgage-backed securities. The Fund may invest in other permitted investments, including cash and cash equivalents; treasury securities; non-mortgage related asset-backed securities backed by various asset classes, and investment grade and below investment grade fixed income securities. It may also invest in derivative instruments, such as options contracts, futures contracts, options on futures contracts, indexed securities, credit linked notes and credit default swaps. Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC is the investment manager of the Fund.

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