Sit Investment Associates Inc. grew its holdings in shares of Western Asset Inflation-Linked Income Fd (NYSE:WIA) by 123.7% in the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 1,787,550 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 988,503 shares during the quarter. Sit Investment Associates Inc.’s holdings in Western Asset Inflation-Linked Income Fd were worth $18,930,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other large investors have also modified their holdings of the business. Bank of America Corp DE raised its stake in Western Asset Inflation-Linked Income Fd by 3.6% in the second quarter. Bank of America Corp DE now owns 1,591,288 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $18,189,000 after purchasing an additional 54,654 shares in the last quarter. Old Port Advisors bought a new stake in shares of Western Asset Inflation-Linked Income Fd during the 2nd quarter valued at $149,000. Private Advisor Group LLC boosted its holdings in shares of Western Asset Inflation-Linked Income Fd by 39.6% during the 3rd quarter. Private Advisor Group LLC now owns 40,847 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $460,000 after buying an additional 11,577 shares in the last quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN boosted its holdings in shares of Western Asset Inflation-Linked Income Fd by 3.3% during the 3rd quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 3,086,627 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $34,756,000 after buying an additional 97,238 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Wakefield Asset Management LLLP purchased a new position in shares of Western Asset Inflation-Linked Income Fd in the 3rd quarter worth about $3,698,000.

Shares of WIA traded down $0.01 during trading hours on Monday, hitting $10.92. The company had a trading volume of 109 shares, compared to its average volume of 41,850. Western Asset Inflation-Linked Income Fd has a 52-week low of $10.42 and a 52-week high of $12.09.

The firm also recently announced a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, February 28th. Shareholders of record on Friday, February 15th will be given a $0.0345 dividend. This represents a $0.41 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.79%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 14th.

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Western Asset Inflation-Linked Income Fd Profile

Western Asset/Claymore Inflation-Linked Securities & Income Fund is a closed-ended fixed income mutual fund launched by Guggenheim Partners, LLC. The fund is co-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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