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MFS Government Markets Income Trust (MGF) will issue a monthly dividend of $0.02 on April 29


MFS Government Markets Income Trust (NYSE: MGFGet a rating) declared a monthly dividend on Tuesday, April 5, the wall street journal reports. Shareholders of record on Wednesday April 20 will receive a dividend of 0.0245 per share on Friday April 29. This represents a dividend of $0.29 on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 8.00%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, April 19.

FMG opened at $3.67 on Friday. The company has a fifty-day moving average price of $3.82 and a 200-day moving average price of $4.08. MFS Government Markets Income Trust has a one-year low of $3.67 and a one-year high of $4.45.

A number of large investors have recently changed their positions in MGF. Susquehanna International Group LLP acquired a new position in MFS Government Markets Income Trust in the fourth quarter worth $203,000. Morgan Stanley increased its position in MFS Government Markets Income Trust by 10.9% in the third quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 108,047 shares of the company worth $467,000 after acquiring 10,578 additional shares in the last quarter. MML Investors Services LLC increased its position in MFS Government Markets Income Trust by 3.6% in the fourth quarter. MML Investors Services LLC now owns 123,548 shares of the company worth $525,000 after acquiring 4,349 additional shares in the last quarter. LPL Financial LLC increased its position in MFS Government Markets Income Trust by 3.7% in the third quarter. LPL Financial LLC now owns 204,075 shares of the company worth $882,000 after acquiring an additional 7,265 shares in the last quarter. Finally, NewEdge Advisors LLC acquired a new position in MFS Government Markets Income Trust in the fourth quarter worth $1,059,000. Institutional investors hold 52.60% of the company’s shares.

About MFS Government Markets Income Trust (Get a rating)

MFS Government Markets Income Trust is a closed-end, fixed-income mutual fund launched and managed by Massachusetts Financial Services Company. The fund invests in US bond markets. It invests primarily in higher quality debt securities. The fund also invests in US mortgage securities

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Dividend history for MFS Government Markets Income Trust (NYSE:MGF)



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