Eaton Vance Municipal Income Trust (NYSE:EVN) announced a monthly dividend on Wednesday, December 4th, Wall Street Journal reports. Investors of record on Thursday, December 12th will be given a dividend of 0.0474 per share by the investment management company on Thursday, December 19th. This represents a $0.57 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.41%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, December 11th.
EVN stock traded up $0.01 during trading on Wednesday, hitting $12.89. The stock had a trading volume of 3,250 shares, compared to its average volume of 79,046. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $12.74 and its two-hundred day moving average price is $12.63. Eaton Vance Municipal Income Trust has a twelve month low of $10.92 and a twelve month high of $13.00.
In other Eaton Vance Municipal Income Trust news, insider (Jim) Askew James 11,447 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, November 29th. Insiders own 1.00% of the company’s stock.
Eaton Vance Municipal Income Trust is a close ended fixed income mutual fund launched and managed by Eaton Vance Management. It invests in the fixed income markets. The fund invests primarily in investment grade municipal obligations of various sectors, such as cogeneration, education, electric utilities, general obligations, healthcare, hospital, housing, transportation, and nursing home.
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