Headlines about Eaton Vance Municipal Income Trust (NYSE:EVN) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Eaton Vance Municipal Income Trust earned a news sentiment score of 0.03 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media headlines about the investment management company an impact score of 45.6552694222163 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the immediate future.
Shares of Eaton Vance Municipal Income Trust (NYSE EVN) opened at $11.52 on Friday. Eaton Vance Municipal Income Trust has a twelve month low of $11.49 and a twelve month high of $13.18.
The business also recently announced a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, March 19th. Investors of record on Monday, March 12th will be issued a dividend of $0.0541 per share. This represents a $0.65 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.64%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, March 9th.
About Eaton Vance Municipal Income Trust
Eaton Vance Municipal Income Trust (the Trust) is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Trust seeks to provide current income exempt from regular federal income tax. The Trust intends to make monthly distributions of net investment income to common shareholders, after payment of any dividends on any outstanding Auction Preferred Shares (APS) and Institutional MuniFund Term Preferred (iMTP) Shares.
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