Advisors Asset Management Inc. Cuts Stock Holdings in Eaton Vance Senior Floating-Rate Trust (NYSE:EFR)

Advisors Asset Management Inc. lowered its stake in shares of Eaton Vance Senior Floating-Rate Trust (NYSE:EFRGet Rating) by 53.9% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 25,707 shares of the company’s stock after selling 30,102 shares during the period. Advisors Asset Management Inc.’s holdings in Eaton Vance Senior Floating-Rate Trust were worth $315,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of EFR. Bank of America Corp DE raised its stake in Eaton Vance Senior Floating-Rate Trust by 57.2% during the first quarter. Bank of America Corp DE now owns 718,032 shares of the company’s stock worth $9,629,000 after purchasing an additional 261,255 shares during the period. Guggenheim Capital LLC raised its stake in Eaton Vance Senior Floating-Rate Trust by 23.5% during the first quarter. Guggenheim Capital LLC now owns 570,646 shares of the company’s stock worth $7,652,000 after purchasing an additional 108,647 shares during the period. White Pine Capital LLC raised its stake in Eaton Vance Senior Floating-Rate Trust by 19.6% during the first quarter. White Pine Capital LLC now owns 582,724 shares of the company’s stock worth $7,814,000 after purchasing an additional 95,603 shares during the period. Shaker Financial Services LLC raised its stake in Eaton Vance Senior Floating-Rate Trust by 132.7% during the second quarter. Shaker Financial Services LLC now owns 136,683 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,677,000 after purchasing an additional 77,943 shares during the period. Finally, Marble Harbor Investment Counsel LLC raised its stake in Eaton Vance Senior Floating-Rate Trust by 4.9% during the first quarter. Marble Harbor Investment Counsel LLC now owns 592,103 shares of the company’s stock worth $7,940,000 after purchasing an additional 27,700 shares during the period.

Eaton Vance Senior Floating-Rate Trust Stock Down 0.2 %

NYSE:EFR opened at $11.34 on Friday. The firm’s 50 day moving average is $11.22 and its two-hundred day moving average is $11.86. Eaton Vance Senior Floating-Rate Trust has a fifty-two week low of $10.76 and a fifty-two week high of $15.37.

Eaton Vance Senior Floating-Rate Trust Announces Dividend

The firm also recently announced a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, November 30th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, November 23rd will be paid a $0.081 dividend. This represents a $0.97 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 8.57%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, November 22nd.

About Eaton Vance Senior Floating-Rate Trust

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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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