Western Asset Inflation-Linked Opportunities & Income Fund (NYSE:WIW) Shares Pass Above 50 Day Moving Average of $8.53

Shares of Western Asset Inflation-Linked Opportunities & Income Fund (NYSE:WIWGet Free Report) crossed above its 50 day moving average during trading on Monday . The stock has a 50 day moving average of $8.53 and traded as high as $8.55. Western Asset Inflation-Linked Opportunities & Income Fund shares last traded at $8.52, with a volume of 166,165 shares traded.

Western Asset Inflation-Linked Opportunities & Income Fund Trading Down 0.5 %

The stock’s 50-day moving average price is $8.53 and its 200-day moving average price is $8.57.

Western Asset Inflation-Linked Opportunities & Income Fund Announces Dividend

The business also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, August 30th. Stockholders of record on Friday, August 23rd will be given a dividend of $0.0605 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 23rd. This represents a $0.73 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 8.52%.

Hedge Funds Weigh In On Western Asset Inflation-Linked Opportunities & Income Fund

A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in WIW. Beach Point Capital Management LP bought a new position in Western Asset Inflation-Linked Opportunities & Income Fund in the 4th quarter valued at about $8,448,000. Penserra Capital Management LLC lifted its position in Western Asset Inflation-Linked Opportunities & Income Fund by 67.7% in the 3rd quarter. Penserra Capital Management LLC now owns 1,189,843 shares of the investment management company’s stock valued at $9,792,000 after acquiring an additional 480,396 shares in the last quarter. WealthPLAN Partners LLC bought a new position in Western Asset Inflation-Linked Opportunities & Income Fund in the 4th quarter valued at about $1,783,000. Park Avenue Securities LLC lifted its position in Western Asset Inflation-Linked Opportunities & Income Fund by 1,085.9% in the 1st quarter. Park Avenue Securities LLC now owns 161,568 shares of the investment management company’s stock valued at $1,394,000 after acquiring an additional 147,944 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Matisse Capital lifted its position in Western Asset Inflation-Linked Opportunities & Income Fund by 80.6% in the 1st quarter. Matisse Capital now owns 199,617 shares of the investment management company’s stock valued at $1,723,000 after acquiring an additional 89,117 shares in the last quarter.

About Western Asset Inflation-Linked Opportunities & Income Fund

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Western Asset/Claymore Inflation-Linked Opportunities & Income Fund is a closed-ended fixed income mutual fund launched and managed by Guggenheim Funds Investment Advisors, LLC. It is managed by Western Asset Management Company, Western Asset Management Company Limited, Western Asset Management Company Ltd., and Western Asset Management Company Pte.

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