Western Asset Global High Inc:EHI


    As of 2/11/2016

    52 Wk Avg$9.91$11.43-13.51%
    52 Wk High$11.34$12.52-8.57%
    52 Wk Low$7.67$9.37-19.60%
    Regular Distribution TypeIncome Only
    Distribution Rate14.81%
    Distribution Amount$0.0963
    Distribution FrequencyMonthly
    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

    Basic Information

    Investment Objective

    The Fund seeks high current income through investment in high yield emerging market debt and investment grade fixed income securities

    Capital Structure

    As of 2/11/2016

    Total Net Assets:$410.969M
    Total Common Assets:$290.969M
    Common Shares Outstanding:31,053,250

    As of 11/30/2015

    Preferred Share Assets:
    Type of Preferred:
    Total Debt (USD): $120.000M
    Structural Leverage (USD): $120.000M
    Structural Leverage (%): 26.55%
    Effective Leverage (USD): $120.000M
    Effective Leverage (%): 26.55%
    Preferred Share Rates
    Date Symbol Series Rate Shares
    Annual Expense Ratios

    As of 5/31/2015

      Per Common Share
    Management Fees1.12%
    Other Expenses:0.08%
    Baseline Expense: 1.20%
    Interest Expense:0.29%
    Total: 1.49%

    Fund Management

    Fund Sponsor
    Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisors, LLC

    Portfolio Managers
    Matthew C Duda (01 Aug 2006) / Keith J Gardner (01 Dec 2006) / Stephen A Walsh (01 Dec 2006)

    Category:Non-US/Other-Global Income
    NAV Ticker:XEHIX
    Average Daily Volume (shares):
    Average Daily Volume (USD): 
    Inception Date:7/29/2003
    Inception Share Price:$15.00
    Inception NAV:$14.30
    Tender Offer:No
    Fiscal Year End:May 31
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    As of 2/11/2016

    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.
    Distribution History

    Enter declared start and end dates to display distribution history below. Income, Long Gain, Short Gain and ROC breakdowns will only be shown for the past year.

    Declared Date Payable Date Ex Date Distrib Amount Income Long Gain Short Gain ROC

    *Indicates a Special Distribution: A distribution disbursed in addition to the normal distributions paid out by the company.

    Key Information Regarding Distributions
    Avg. Earnings Per Share:
    As of 11/30/2015
    Annualized Distribution Rate on NAV:
    As of 2/11/2016
    Total Return on NAV (12 months):
    As of 2/11/2016
    Avg. UNII Per Share:
    As of 11/30/2015
    Avg. Portfolio Coupon:
    As of 2/11/2016
    Total % Portfolio Effectively Leveraged:
    As of 2/11/2016

    Pricing Information

    Premium/Discount Information
    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.
    Premium/Discount Information

    As of 2/11/2016

    PeriodAvg Discount
    6 Month-15.74%
    1 Year-13.51%
    3 Year-8.76%
    5 Year-5.74%

    As of 2/11/2016

    3 Month-0.80
    6 Month-0.80
    1 Year-1.20
    Pricing History
    Date NAV Premium / Discount


    Calendar Year Total Returns

    As of 2/11/2016
    Category: Global Income Leveraged

    Past 20 Years

    Return YearPriceNAVCategory - PriceCategory - NAV
    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.
    Annualized Total Returns

    Returns for periods less than one year are cumulative rather than annualized

    As of 2/11/2016
    Category: Global Income Leveraged

    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

    Portfolio Characteristics

    Portfolio Characteristics
    Average Coupon:
    As of 2/11/2016
    Average Maturity:
    As of 9/30/2015
    7.01 yrs
    Number of Holdings:
    As of 10/31/2015
    Annual Portfolio Turnover:
    As of 5/31/2015
    Asset Allocation

    As of 8/31/2015 reported by Fund Sponsor

    Top Sectors

    As of 9/30/2015 reported by Fund Sponsor

    Communications 10.58%
    Energy 7.08%
    Consumer Cyclical 6.54%
    Consumer Non Cyclical 5.90%
    Banking 5.36%
    Capital Goods 3.86%
    Basic Industry 3.47%
    Transportation 2.78%
    Finance Companies 1.81%
    Electric 1.69%
    Top Holdings

    As of 10/31/2015 reported by Fund Sponsor

    HoldingValue% Portfolio
    Verizon Comms 5.15% 5.15 15 Sep 2023$6.73M1.41%
    Mxn/Usd Ffx Due 111315-Cross 13 Nov 2015$6.33M1.32%
    Barclays Bk 7.625%$5.88M1.23%
    Sprint Cap 8.75% 8.75 15 Mar 2032$4.98M1.04%
    Russian Federation 7.5% 7.50 31 Mar 2030$4.87M1.02%
    Petroleos Mexicanos 6.5% 6.50 02 Jun 2041$4.53M0.95%
    Jpmorgan Chase FRN 6.00 29 Dec 2049$4.41M0.92%
    Windstream 7.75% 7.75 01 Oct 2021$4.09M0.85%
    Citigroup Inc$4.01M0.84%
    Inr/Sgd Ffx Due 111615-Cross 16 Nov 2015$3.66M0.76%
    Petroleos De Venezuela Sa 6% 6.00 16 May 2024$3.64M0.76%
    Credit Quality

    As of 9/30/2015 reported by Fund Sponsor

    Country Allocation

    As of 9/30/2015 reported by Fund Sponsor

    Country% Portfolio
    Other Countries 83.06%
    Mexico 5.30%
    Russia 4.39%
    Brazil 3.72%
    Indonesia 1.77%
    Colombia 1.76%

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