Eaton Vance Tax-Advantaged Glbl Div Opp:ETO

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    As of 4/1/2020. NAV as of 3/31/2020.

    52 Wk Avg$24.59$23.484.64%
    52 Wk High$26.99$26.2812.88%
    52 Wk Low$10.84$14.35-12.28%
    Regular Distribution TypeManaged Distribution
    Distribution Rate13.24%
    Distribution Amount$0.1800
    Distribution FrequencyMonthly
    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

    Basic Information

    Investment Objective

    The Funds investment objective is to provide a high level of after-tax total return consisting primarily of tax-advantaged dividend income and capital appreciation. Under normal market conditions, the Fund will invest at least 80% of its total assets in dividend-paying common and preferred stocks. The Fund may invest in common and preferred stocks of both domestic and foreign issuers. The Fund may invest up to 30% of its total assets in securities rated below investment grade.

    Capital Structure

    As of 4/1/2020

    Total Investment Exposure:$382.584M
    Total Common Assets:$264.584M
    Common Shares Outstanding:15,673,423

    As of 10/31/2018

    Preferred Share Assets:
    Total Debt (USD): $118.000M
    Regulatory Leverage (USD): $118.000M
    Effective Leverage (USD): $118.000M
    Effective Leverage (%): 30.84%
    Annual Expense Ratios

    As of 10/31/2019

      Per Common Share
    Management Fees1.14%
    Other Expenses:0.14%
    Baseline Expense: N/A
    Interest Expense:1.06%
    Total: 2.34%
    Fund Management

    Fund Sponsor
    Eaton Vance

    Portfolio Managers
    Michael A. Allison, John H. Croft, Christopher M. Dyer

    Category: Hybrid-Global Allocation
    Ticker: ETO
    NAV Ticker: XETOX
    Average Daily Volume (shares): 58,193
    Average Daily Volume (USD): $1.346M
    Inception Date: 4/30/2004
    Inception Share Price: $20.00
    Inception NAV: $19.10
    Tender Offer: No
    Term: No
    Fiscal Year End: October 31
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    As of 4/1/2020

    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 10/31/2019
    Annualized Distribution Rate on NAV:
    As of 4/1/2020
    Total Return on NAV (12 months):
    As of 4/1/2020
    Avg. Portfolio Coupon:
    As of 4/1/2020
    Total % Portfolio Effectively Leveraged:
    As of 4/1/2020

    Pricing Information

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

    As of 4/1/2020

    PeriodAvg Discount
    6 Month3.95%
    1 Year4.64%
    3 Year2.61%
    5 Year0.00%

    As of 4/1/2020

    3 Month-2.25
    6 Month-2.46
    1 Year-3.00
    Pricing History
    Date NAV Premium / Discount


    Calendar Year Total Returns

    As of 3/31/2020
    Category: Morningstar US CEF Global Allocation

    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 3/31/2020
    Category: Morningstar US CEF Global Allocation

    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

    Portfolio Characteristics

    Portfolio Characteristics
    Average Coupon:
    As of 3/31/2020
    Number of Holdings:
    As of 1/31/2020
    Annual Portfolio Turnover:
    As of 10/31/2019
    Asset Allocation

    As of 1/31/2020 reported by Fund Sponsor

    Top Sectors

    As of 1/31/2020 reported by Fund Sponsor

    Sensitive (Super Sector)35.87%
    Cyclical (Super Sector)24.48%
    Corporate (Super Sector)19.55%
    Defensive (Super Sector)18.59%
    Financial Services12.02%
    Corporate Bond8.37%
    Consumer Cyclical8.22%
    Top Holdings

    As of 1/31/2020 reported by Fund Sponsor

    HoldingValue% Portfolio
    Alphabet Inc Class C$15.82M3.13%
    Microsoft Corp$15.23M3.01% Inc$13.58M2.69%
    Apple Inc$11.29M2.23%
    First Trust Preferred Sec & Inc ETF$8.33M1.65%
    Melrose Industries PLC$7.68M1.52%
    Amadeus IT Group SA A$7.35M1.45%
    SPDR® S&P 500 ETF Trust$6.50M1.29%
    Facebook Inc A$6.45M1.28%
    Stanley Black & Decker Inc$6.40M1.27%
    Credit Quality

    As of 1/31/2020 reported by Fund Sponsor

    Maturity Breakdown

    As of 1/31/2020 reported by Fund Sponsor

    Country Allocation

    As of 1/31/2020 reported by Fund Sponsor

    Country% Portfolio
    United States - Equity41.37%
    United Kingdom - Equity8.09%
    Japan - Equity6.38%
    United States - Fixed Income6.06%
    Spain - Equity3.49%
    Switzerland - Equity3.42%
    Sweden - Equity2.49%
    Netherlands - Equity2.34%
    France - Equity2.01%
    Germany - Equity1.85%
    Australia - Equity1.60%
    Canada - Equity1.37%
    Denmark - Equity1.30%
    Taiwan - Equity0.88%
    Belgium - Equity0.86%
    Hong Kong - Equity0.76%
    China - Equity0.65%
    Switzerland - Fixed Income0.44%
    Sweden - Fixed Income0.44%
    Italy - Equity0.37%
    France - Fixed Income0.33%
    Netherlands - Fixed Income0.25%
    Israel - Fixed Income0.21%
    Mexico - Fixed Income0.10%
    Italy - Fixed Income0.05%
    Japan - Fixed Income0.03%
    Australia - Fixed Income0.02%
    Canada - Fixed Income0.01%
    United Kingdom - Fixed Income0.01%
    Brazil - Fixed Income0.00%
    Chile - Fixed Income0.00%
    Ireland - Fixed Income0.00%
    China - Fixed Income0.00%
    Singapore - Equity0.00%
    Russia - Equity0.00%

    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.


    Distribution type sourced from Morningstar. In general, managed distributions may be sourced from net investment income, realized gains and return of capital. does not undertake to disclose specific information about closed-end fund distribution sources. For specific information about a fund's distribution sources, visit the fund sponsor's website.

    The following information applies to closed-end funds in general: Fund shares are not guaranteed or endorsed by any bank or other insured depository institution, and are not federally insured by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. Shares of closed-end funds are subject to investment risks, including the possible loss of principal invested. There can be no assurance that fund objectives will be achieved. Closed-end funds frequently trade at a discount to their net asset value. NAV returns are net of fund expenses, and assume reinvestment of distributions.