Nwam LLC lessened its holdings in shares of Western Asset Emerging Mrkts Dbt Fnd Inc (NYSE:EMD) by 12.7% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 46,315 shares of the company’s stock after selling 6,720 shares during the quarter. Nwam LLC owned about 0.16% of Western Asset Emerging Mrkts Dbt Fnd worth $663,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also modified their holdings of the company. Geode Capital Management LLC boosted its stake in Western Asset Emerging Mrkts Dbt Fnd by 46.7% in the 4th quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC now owns 213,163 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,619,000 after purchasing an additional 67,899 shares in the last quarter. Thrivent Financial for Lutherans lifted its stake in shares of Western Asset Emerging Mrkts Dbt Fnd by 2.3% in the 4th quarter. Thrivent Financial for Lutherans now owns 170,371 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,094,000 after purchasing an additional 3,894 shares during the period. We Are One Seven LLC increased its holdings in Western Asset Emerging Mrkts Dbt Fnd by 9.2% in the 1st quarter. We Are One Seven LLC now owns 15,028 shares of the company’s stock worth $204,000 after acquiring an additional 1,266 shares in the last quarter. Cardan Capital Partners LLC increased its holdings in Western Asset Emerging Mrkts Dbt Fnd by 14.2% in the 1st quarter. Cardan Capital Partners LLC now owns 27,011 shares of the company’s stock worth $368,000 after acquiring an additional 3,356 shares in the last quarter. Finally, FNY Investment Advisers LLC purchased a new stake in Western Asset Emerging Mrkts Dbt Fnd in the 1st quarter worth $120,000.

Shares of Western Asset Emerging Mrkts Dbt Fnd stock traded up $0.03 during trading hours on Tuesday, reaching $14.44. 10,452 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 171,676. Western Asset Emerging Mrkts Dbt Fnd Inc has a 1 year low of $11.82 and a 1 year high of $14.53. The firm has a fifty day moving average price of $14.26.

The business also recently announced a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, September 3rd. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 23rd will be given a $0.10 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 22nd. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 8.31%.

About Western Asset Emerging Mrkts Dbt Fnd

Western Asset Emerging Markets Debt Fund Inc is an open ended fixed-income mutual fund launched and managed by Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC. It is co-managed by Western Asset Management Company, Western Asset Management Company Limited and Western Asset Management Company Pte. Ltd. The fund invests in fixed income markets of emerging market countries across the globe.

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