Western Asset High Income Fund II Inc (NYSE:HIX) Big Money Sentiment Index Crashed in 2018 Q2 to 0.54

Western Asset High Income Fund II Inc’s Sentiment

In Q2 2018 Western Asset High Income Fund II Inc (NYSE:HIX) big money sentiment decreased to 0.54, SEC.gov filings reveal. That’s down -0.46, from 2018Q1’s 1. 19 hedge funds increased and started new equity positions, while 35 trimmed and sold holdings in Western Asset High Income Fund II Inc so the sentiment dived. These funds own 14.64 million shares, that’s up from 12.74 million shares in 2018Q1. Funds holding Western Asset High Income Fund II Inc in top 10 was flat from 0 to 0 for the same number . 9 Investors Sold All; 26 Reduced Holdings; 12 increased stakes while 7 hedge funds bought stakes.

Most Western Asset High Income Fund II Inc Investors

Saba Capital Management L.P. owns 5.25 million shares in Western Asset High Income Fund II Inc as of Q2 2018. As of Q2 2018, 571,068 shares of Western Asset High Income Fund II Inc are owned by Robinson Capital Management Llc. Shaker Financial Services Llc reported 276,432 shares. The Arizona-based fund Windsor Capital Management Llc have invested about 0.66% of the active investment manager’s stock portfolio in Western Asset High Income Fund II Inc. The Illinois-based fund Rivernorth Capital Management Llc holds 1.00 million shares or 0.51% of their stock exposure.

Western Asset High Income Fund II Inc. is a closed-ended fixed income mutual fund launched and managed by Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC.The company has $515.50 million market cap. The fund is co-managed by Western Asset Management Company, Western Asset Management Company Limited, and Western Asset Management Company Pte.The P/E ratio is 33.04. Ltd.

HIX is reaching $5.98 during the last trading session, after decreased 0.50%.Currently Western Asset High Income Fund II Inc. is downtrending after 11.33% change in last December 8, 2017. HIX has also 198,394 shares volume. The stock underperformed the S&P 500 by 26.95%.

Vident Investment Advisory Lc has 1.22 million shs for 0.31% of their capital. M&T State Bank, a New York-based fund reported 15,000 shs. Susquehanna Intl Group Limited Liability Partnership reported 0% of its capital in Western Asset High Income Fund II Inc. (NYSE:HIX). Citigroup stated it has 0% in Western Asset High Income Fund II Inc. (NYSE:HIX). Pekin Singer Strauss Asset Mgmt Il has 0.01% invested in Western Asset High Income Fund II Inc. (NYSE:HIX). Bokf Na, Oklahoma-based fund reported 17,555 shs. Stifel Fincl Corp reported 0% in Western Asset High Income Fund II Inc. (NYSE:HIX). Invesco Ltd has invested 0% in Western Asset High Income Fund II Inc. (NYSE:HIX). Wells Fargo Mn accumulated 181,413 shs or 0% of the stock. Thrivent Finance For Lutherans accumulated 53,600 shs. Two Sigma Secs Ltd Llc owns 37,600 shs for 0% of their capital. Saba Capital Mgmt Lp holds 2.1% or 5.25 million shs. Sei Invests has 7,400 shs. Windsor Mngmt Limited Liability reported 218,703 shs or 0.66% of all its holdings. Walleye Trading Limited Liability Com owns 16,100 shs.

Western Asset High Income Fund II Inc. had 1 insider sale and 0 insider buys since September 24, 2018. This’s net activity of $12,700.

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