HL Financial Services LLC increased its stake in shares of Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust (NYSE:EFT) by 15.1% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 69,294 shares of the investment management company’s stock after acquiring an additional 9,065 shares during the quarter. HL Financial Services LLC’s holdings in Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust were worth $993,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

A number of other large investors also recently made changes to their positions in EFT. Wells Fargo & Company MN increased its stake in Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust by 48.4% in the second quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 71,485 shares of the investment management company’s stock valued at $1,082,000 after purchasing an additional 23,329 shares during the period. Ameriprise Financial Inc. increased its stake in Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust by 0.8% in the second quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 19,852 shares of the investment management company’s stock valued at $301,000 after purchasing an additional 161 shares during the period. Citigroup Inc. increased its stake in Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust by 1.7% in the second quarter. Citigroup Inc. now owns 45,949 shares of the investment management company’s stock valued at $696,000 after purchasing an additional 759 shares during the period. Advisor Group Inc. increased its stake in Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust by 17.7% in the second quarter. Advisor Group Inc. now owns 20,064 shares of the investment management company’s stock valued at $304,000 after purchasing an additional 3,016 shares during the period. Finally, HighTower Advisors LLC increased its stake in Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust by 13.0% in the second quarter. HighTower Advisors LLC now owns 15,990 shares of the investment management company’s stock valued at $241,000 after purchasing an additional 1,844 shares during the period.

Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust (NYSE:EFT) opened at $14.51 on Monday. Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust has a one year low of $14.03 and a one year high of $15.45.

The firm also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, February 28th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, February 21st will be paid a $0.07 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, February 20th. This is a positive change from Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust’s previous monthly dividend of $0.07. This represents a $0.84 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.79%.

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About Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust

Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust (the Trust) is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Trust’s investment objective is to provide a high level of current income. The Trust will, as a secondary objective, also seek preservation of capital to the extent consistent with its primary goal of high current income.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust (NYSE:EFT)

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