Advisor Group Inc. lifted its stake in shares of Eaton Vance Tax Managed Buy Write Opport (NYSE:ETV) by 9.8% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 42,612 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after buying an additional 3,819 shares during the quarter. Advisor Group Inc. owned about 0.07% of Eaton Vance Tax Managed Buy Write Opport worth $650,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. MML Investors Services LLC lifted its stake in shares of Eaton Vance Tax Managed Buy Write Opport by 25.7% during the 2nd quarter. MML Investors Services LLC now owns 113,135 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $1,725,000 after buying an additional 23,097 shares during the last quarter. Citigroup Inc. increased its position in Eaton Vance Tax Managed Buy Write Opport by 1.0% during the second quarter. Citigroup Inc. now owns 6,808 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $104,000 after acquiring an additional 70 shares during the period. Ameriprise Financial Inc. increased its position in Eaton Vance Tax Managed Buy Write Opport by 11.3% during the second quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 187,306 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $2,856,000 after acquiring an additional 18,967 shares during the period. Raymond James Trust N.A. bought a new position in Eaton Vance Tax Managed Buy Write Opport during the second quarter worth about $155,000. Finally, Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. increased its position in Eaton Vance Tax Managed Buy Write Opport by 2.0% during the second quarter. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. now owns 28,784 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $439,000 after acquiring an additional 576 shares during the period.

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In other Eaton Vance Tax Managed Buy Write Opport news, CEO Matthew J. Witkos sold 46,844 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, September 26th. The shares were sold at an average price of $48.39, for a total transaction of $2,266,781.16. Following the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 234,169 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $11,331,437.91. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website. Also, Director Brian D. Langstraat sold 12,850 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, September 21st. The shares were sold at an average price of $48.08, for a total transaction of $617,828.00. Following the sale, the director now directly owns 116,029 shares in the company, valued at $5,578,674.32. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

Eaton Vance Tax Managed Buy Write Opport (NYSE:ETV) opened at 15.28 on Thursday. The company’s 50-day moving average is $15.27 and its 200-day moving average is $15.37. Eaton Vance Tax Managed Buy Write Opport has a 52-week low of $14.10 and a 52-week high of $15.69.

The firm also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, October 31st. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, October 24th will be issued a dividend of $0.1108 per share. This represents a $1.33 annualized dividend and a yield of 8.70%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, October 23rd.

Eaton Vance Tax Managed Buy Write Opport Company Profile

Eaton Vance Tax-Managed Buy-Write Opportunities Fund is a United States-based diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund’s investment objective is to provide income and gains, with a secondary objective of capital appreciation. It invests in a portfolio of common stocks and writes call options on one or more United States indices on a substantial portion of the value of its common stock portfolio to generate earnings from the option.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Eaton Vance Tax Managed Buy Write Opport (NYSE:ETV)

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