|Bid||0.00 x 1100|
|Ask||0.00 x 800|
|Day's Range||14.42 - 14.60|
|52 Week Range||13.45 - 15.08|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||0.70|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||7.49|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.20 (8.29%)|
|Ex-Dividend Date||Mar 22, 2020|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC announced today that certain closed end funds have declared distributions pursuant to their managed distribution policy.
Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund (EMD) holds 290 bonds issued by governments like Peru, Indonesia and Colombia. (How's that for one-click diversification and convenience?) All together, the bonds pay an average of 6.4%, asserts Brett Owens, closed-end fund specialist and editor of Contrarian Outlook.
Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund Inc. (NYSE: EMD) announced today that the Board of Directors of the Fund has approved JPMorgan Emerging Markets Bond Index Global Diversified as the Fund’s new benchmark, effective immediately. The Fund’s previous benchmark was the JPMorgan Emerging Markets Bond Index Global.
Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund Inc. today announced the financial position of the Fund as of March 31, 2019.
Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund Inc. announces its portfolio composition as of March 31, 2019.
Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund Inc., which is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “EMD,” announced today the results of the votes cast at the Fund’s annual meeting of shareholders held April 12, 2019. William R. Hutchinson, Nisha Kumar and Jane Trust were elected as Class II Directors of the Fund by owners of its common stock to hold office until the annual meeting of shareholders in the year 2022 or thereafter when respective successors are duly elected and qualified or until they resign or are otherwise removed. Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund Inc., a non-diversified closed-end management investment company, is managed by Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Legg Mason, Inc. and is sub-advised by Western Asset Management Company, an affiliate of the adviser.