MFS Municipal Income Trust (NYSE:MFM) announced a — dividend on Thursday, September 5th, Wall Street Journal reports. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, September 18th will be given a dividend of 0.027 per share by the closed-end fund on Monday, September 30th. This represents a dividend yield of 4.8%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, September 17th.

MFS Municipal Income Trust has raised its dividend payment by an average of 0.3% annually over the last three years.

MFM opened at $6.92 on Monday. The firm’s 50-day simple moving average is $7.11 and its 200-day simple moving average is $6.95. MFS Municipal Income Trust has a twelve month low of $6.04 and a twelve month high of $7.20.

About MFS Municipal Income Trust

MFS Municipal Income Trust is a close ended fixed income mutual fund launched and managed by Massachusetts Financial Services Company. The fund invests in fixed income markets of the United States. It primarily invests in tax-exempt bonds and tax-exempt notes. The fund benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against Barclays Municipal Bond Index.

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Dividend History for MFS Municipal Income Trust (NYSE:MFM)

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