J.W. Cole Advisors Inc. Buys Shares of 10,328 Eaton Vance Senior Floating-Rate Trust (NYSE:EFR)

J.W. Cole Advisors Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of Eaton Vance Senior Floating-Rate Trust (NYSE:EFRFree Report) during the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund purchased 10,328 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $135,000.

A number of other hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in EFR. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. raised its holdings in shares of Eaton Vance Senior Floating-Rate Trust by 84.2% during the fourth quarter. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. now owns 228,099 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,888,000 after buying an additional 104,260 shares during the last quarter. Altman Advisors Inc. raised its holdings in shares of Eaton Vance Senior Floating-Rate Trust by 184.5% during the fourth quarter. Altman Advisors Inc. now owns 110,759 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,402,000 after buying an additional 71,823 shares during the last quarter. Independent Wealth Network Inc. raised its holdings in shares of Eaton Vance Senior Floating-Rate Trust by 54.8% during the fourth quarter. Independent Wealth Network Inc. now owns 71,366 shares of the company’s stock valued at $903,000 after buying an additional 25,250 shares during the last quarter. Cerity Partners LLC bought a new stake in shares of Eaton Vance Senior Floating-Rate Trust during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $304,000. Finally, Advisor OS LLC bought a new stake in shares of Eaton Vance Senior Floating-Rate Trust during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $210,000.

Eaton Vance Senior Floating-Rate Trust Price Performance

Shares of NYSE:EFR opened at $13.18 on Monday. Eaton Vance Senior Floating-Rate Trust has a 12 month low of $11.34 and a 12 month high of $13.40. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is $13.15 and its 200 day moving average price is $13.03.

Eaton Vance Senior Floating-Rate Trust Dividend Announcement

The company also recently announced a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, July 31st. Investors of record on Tuesday, July 23rd will be issued a dividend of $0.121 per share. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, July 23rd. This represents a $1.45 annualized dividend and a yield of 11.02%.

Eaton Vance Senior Floating-Rate Trust Profile

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Eaton Vance Senior Floating-Rate Trust is a closed-ended fixed income mutual fund launched and managed by Eaton Vance Management. The fund invests in the fixed income markets of the United States. It primarily invests in senior, secured floating rate loans. It benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the S&P/LSTA Leveraged Loan Index.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Eaton Vance Senior Floating-Rate Trust (NYSE:EFR)

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