Legg Mason BW Global Income Opportunities Fund Inc. (NYSE:BWG) Short Interest Update

Legg Mason BW Global Income Opportunities Fund Inc. (NYSE:BWG) was the target of a large growth in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 50,300 shares, a growth of 465.2% from the August 15th total of 8,900 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 53,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 0.9 days.

Shares of NYSE:BWG opened at $12.69 on Wednesday. Legg Mason BW Global Income Opportunities Fund has a 12-month low of $10.47 and a 12-month high of $13.09. The business’s fifty day simple moving average is $12.65 and its 200-day simple moving average is $12.46.

The firm also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, December 1st. Stockholders of record on Monday, November 22nd will be given a $0.08 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Friday, November 19th. This represents a $0.96 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 7.57%.

Several institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC boosted its position in shares of Legg Mason BW Global Income Opportunities Fund by 10.3% in the 2nd quarter. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC now owns 1,489,293 shares of the company’s stock worth $18,780,000 after purchasing an additional 138,628 shares in the last quarter. Morgan Stanley boosted its position in shares of Legg Mason BW Global Income Opportunities Fund by 9.3% in the 2nd quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 407,657 shares of the company’s stock worth $5,141,000 after purchasing an additional 34,573 shares in the last quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN boosted its position in shares of Legg Mason BW Global Income Opportunities Fund by 2.7% in the 2nd quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 1,299,150 shares of the company’s stock worth $16,382,000 after purchasing an additional 34,102 shares in the last quarter. Walleye Capital LLC boosted its position in shares of Legg Mason BW Global Income Opportunities Fund by 61.2% in the 2nd quarter. Walleye Capital LLC now owns 47,426 shares of the company’s stock worth $598,000 after purchasing an additional 18,000 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Walleye Trading LLC boosted its position in shares of Legg Mason BW Global Income Opportunities Fund by 38.6% in the 2nd quarter. Walleye Trading LLC now owns 19,808 shares of the company’s stock worth $250,000 after purchasing an additional 5,515 shares in the last quarter.

About Legg Mason BW Global Income Opportunities Fund

BrandywineGLOBAL – Global Income Opportunities Fund, Inc is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. Its objectives are to provide current income and it also seeks capital appreciation. The company was founded on October 27, 2010 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

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