MFS Charter Income Trust (NYSE:MCR – Get Rating) saw a large growth in short interest in March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totalling 33,000 shares, a growth of 39.2% from the March 15th total of 23,700 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 83,500 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.4 days.
Shares of MCR traded down $0.04 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $6.96. The company had a trading volume of 73,108 shares, compared to its average volume of 87,282. MFS Charter Income Trust has a 1-year low of $6.88 and a 1-year high of $9.00. The firm has a 50 day simple moving average of $7.28 and a 200-day simple moving average of $8.03.
The business also recently announced a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, April 29th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, April 20th will be paid a $0.051 dividend. This represents a $0.61 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 8.79%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, April 19th.
MFS Charter Income Trust Company Profile (Get Rating)
MFS Charter Income Trust is a closed ended fixed income mutual fund launched and managed by Massachusetts Financial Services Company. The fund invests in the fixed income markets across the globe. It invests primarily in corporate bonds of U.S. or foreign issuers, U.S. Government securities, foreign government securities, mortgage-backed, and other asset-backed securities of U.S.
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