Eaton Vance Short Duration Diversified Income Fund (NYSE:EVG) Raises Dividend to $0.08 Per Share

Eaton Vance Short Duration Diversified Income Fund (NYSE:EVGGet Free Report) declared a monthly dividend on Monday, April 1st, Zacks reports. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, April 23rd will be paid a dividend of 0.079 per share on Tuesday, April 30th. This represents a $0.95 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 9.01%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, April 22nd. This is an increase from Eaton Vance Short Duration Diversified Income Fund’s previous monthly dividend of $0.08.

Eaton Vance Short Duration Diversified Income Fund has increased its dividend payment by an average of 1.9% annually over the last three years.

Eaton Vance Short Duration Diversified Income Fund Price Performance

Eaton Vance Short Duration Diversified Income Fund stock opened at $10.52 on Wednesday. The business has a fifty day moving average price of $10.65 and a 200-day moving average price of $10.37. Eaton Vance Short Duration Diversified Income Fund has a 1-year low of $9.13 and a 1-year high of $10.86.

Institutional Investors Weigh In On Eaton Vance Short Duration Diversified Income Fund

Several institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in EVG. NewEdge Advisors LLC boosted its holdings in Eaton Vance Short Duration Diversified Income Fund by 9.1% in the first quarter. NewEdge Advisors LLC now owns 90,979 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,051,000 after acquiring an additional 7,600 shares in the last quarter. First Trust Advisors LP boosted its holdings in Eaton Vance Short Duration Diversified Income Fund by 5.4% in the first quarter. First Trust Advisors LP now owns 175,054 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,024,000 after acquiring an additional 8,942 shares in the last quarter. Centaurus Financial Inc. boosted its holdings in Eaton Vance Short Duration Diversified Income Fund by 8.7% in the first quarter. Centaurus Financial Inc. now owns 102,499 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,185,000 after acquiring an additional 8,175 shares in the last quarter. Guggenheim Capital LLC boosted its holdings in Eaton Vance Short Duration Diversified Income Fund by 50.7% in the first quarter. Guggenheim Capital LLC now owns 128,009 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,480,000 after acquiring an additional 43,083 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada boosted its holdings in Eaton Vance Short Duration Diversified Income Fund by 16.3% in the first quarter. Royal Bank of Canada now owns 33,118 shares of the company’s stock worth $382,000 after acquiring an additional 4,646 shares in the last quarter.

About Eaton Vance Short Duration Diversified Income Fund

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Eaton Vance Short Duration Diversified Income Fund is a closed ended fixed income mutual fund launched and managed by Eaton Vance Management. The fund invests in fixed income markets of the United States. It primarily invests in senior, secured floating-rate loans, bank deposits denominated in foreign currencies, debt obligations of foreign governmental and corporate issuers, and mortgage-backed securities.

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Dividend History for Eaton Vance Short Duration Diversified Income Fund (NYSE:EVG)

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