MFS® Intermediate High Income:CIF

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    Overview

    As of 7/3/2022. NAV as of 7/1/2022.

     Share
    Price
    NAVPremium/
    Discount
    Current$1.93$1.816.63%
    52 Wk Avg$2.82$2.3420.00%
    52 Wk High$3.40$2.4637.14%
    52 Wk Low$1.89$1.801.31%
    Regular Distribution TypeManaged Distribution
    Distribution Rate9.34%
    Distribution Amount$0.0156
    Distribution FrequencyMonthly
    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

    Basic Information

    Investment Objective

    The fund’s investment objective is to seek high current income, but may also consider capital appreciation. MFS normally invests at least 80% of the fund’s net assets, including borrowings for investment purposes, in high income debt instruments. MFS may invest the fund’s assets in other types of debt instruments and equity securities. MFS may invest up to 100% of the fund’s assets in below investment grade quality debt instruments. MFS may invest the fund’s assets in foreign securities.

    Capital Structure

    As of 7/3/2022

    Total Investment Exposure:$53.509M
    Total Common Assets:$35.009M
    Common Shares Outstanding:19,342,135
    Leverage

    As of 7/1/2022

    Preferred Share Assets:
    Total Debt (USD): $18.500M
    Regulatory Leverage (USD): $18.500M
    Effective Leverage (USD): $18.500M
    Effective Leverage (%): 34.57%
    Annual Expense Ratios

    As of 11/30/2021

      Per Common Share
    Management Fees1.00%
    Other Expenses:0.57%
    Baseline Expense: N/A
    Interest Expense:0.48%
    Total: 2.05%
    Fund Management

    Fund Sponsor
    MFS

    Portfolio Managers
    David P. Cole, Michael Skatrud

    Basics
    Category: Fixed Income - Taxable-High Yield
    Ticker: CIF
    NAV Ticker: XCIFX
    Average Daily Volume (shares): 62,513
    Average Daily Volume (USD): $0.164M
    Inception Date: 7/21/1988
    Inception Share Price: $10.00
    Inception NAV: $8.97
    Tender Offer: No
    Term: No
    Fiscal Year End: November 30
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    Distributions

    As of 7/3/2022

    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 5/31/2021
    $0.0667
    Annualized Distribution Rate on NAV:
    As of 7/3/2022
    9.96%
    Total Return on NAV (12 months):
    As of 7/3/2022
    -18.99%
    Avg. Portfolio Coupon:
    As of 7/3/2022
    5.30%
    Total % Portfolio Effectively Leveraged:
    As of 7/3/2022
    34.57%

    Pricing Information

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

    As of 7/4/2022

    PeriodAvg Discount
    6 Month14.24%
    1 Year20.00%
    3 Year7.23%
    5 Year4.15%
    Z-Score

    As of 7/4/2022

    PeriodZStat
    3 Month-0.92
    6 Month-0.57
    1 Year-1.09
    Pricing History
    Date NAV Premium / Discount

    Performance

    Calendar Year Total Returns

    As of 6/30/2022
    Category: Morningstar US CEF High Yield

    Past 20 Years

    Return YearPriceNAVCategory - PriceCategory - NAV
    YTD-27.78%-19.83%-16.72%-11.99%
    202118.26%4.27%18.38%9.49%
    20200.57%5.76%1.13%3.11%
    201943.17%19.60%21.79%13.91%
    2018-19.75%-5.43%-5.54%-2.01%
    201725.82%8.43%9.77%9.23%
    201623.66%19.27%19.94%16.22%
    2015-3.61%-6.45%-4.93%-4.43%
    2014-0.49%2.83%2.04%2.36%
    20132.10%8.28%2.61%9.80%
    201214.06%18.68%16.41%20.47%
    20119.93%5.35%11.14%4.54%
    201014.59%20.14%19.84%18.51%
    2009104.10%74.32%  
    2008-39.80%-40.10%  
    2007-3.59%1.42%  
    200624.12%11.92%  
    2005-4.82%0.52%  
    20049.07%15.57%  
    200337.21%37.69%  
    2002-11.67%-8.72%  
    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 6/30/2022
    Category: Morningstar US CEF High Yield

    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

    Portfolio Characteristics

    Portfolio Characteristics
    Average Coupon:
    As of 7/1/2022
    5.30%
    Number of Holdings:
    As of 5/31/2022
    328
    Annual Portfolio Turnover:
    As of 11/30/2021
    57.00%
    Average Bond Price:
    As of 5/31/2022
    $94.38
    Asset Allocation

    As of 5/31/2022

    Top Sectors

    As of 5/31/2022

    Sector%Portfolio
    Corporate (Super Sector)139.15%
    Corporate Bond138.14%
    Convertible1.01%
    Option Warrant0.00%
    Derivative (Super Sector)0.00%
    Government (Super Sector)-1.37%
    Government Related-1.37%
    Cash Equivalents-38.11%
    Cash Equivalents (Super Sector)-38.11%
    Top Holdings

    As of 5/31/2022

    HoldingValue% Portfolio
    iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corp Bd ETF$0.64M1.63%
    CCO Holdings, LLC/ CCO Holdings Capital Corp. 4.75% 4.75%$0.61M1.56%
    T-Mobile US Inc 7.63% 7.63%$0.47M1.21%
    Bath & Body Works Inc 5.25% 5.25%$0.43M1.11%
    Charles River Laboratories International, Inc. 3.75% 3.75%$0.42M1.08%
    Equitrans Midstream Corporation 5.5% 5.5%$0.42M1.07%
    UST Bond 30Yr Future SEP 21 22$0.41M1.06%
    Sprint Capital Corporation 6.88% 6.88%$0.41M1.04%
    Iqvia Inc 5% 5%$0.40M1.03%
    10 Year Treasury Note Future Sept 22$-0.95M-2.43%
    Credit Quality

    As of 5/31/2022

    Maturity Breakdown

    As of 5/31/2022

    Country Allocation

    As of 5/31/2022

    Country% Portfolio
    United States - Fixed Income115.10%
    Canada - Fixed Income6.09%
    United Kingdom - Fixed Income3.09%
    Others - Fixed Income2.96%
    Netherlands - Fixed Income2.13%
    France - Fixed Income1.40%
    China - Fixed Income0.99%
    Belgium - Fixed Income0.98%
    Ireland - Fixed Income0.97%
    Mexico - Fixed Income0.67%
    Australia - Fixed Income0.64%
    Poland - Fixed Income0.62%
    Italy - Fixed Income0.43%
    Singapore - Fixed Income0.42%
    South Africa - Fixed Income0.22%
    Others - Equity0.15%
    Mexico - Equity0.03%
    Israel - Fixed Income0.02%
    Germany - Fixed Income0.01%
    Singapore - Equity0.01%
    Japan - Fixed Income0.00%
    Finland - Fixed Income0.00%
    Invalid Country - Fixed Income0.00%

    Closed-end fund historical distribution sources have included net investment income, realized gains, and return of capital. For more detailed information on the distributions of a specific fund, please visit the sponsor's website.

    NOTES:

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