Miller/Howard High Income Equity Fund:HIE

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    As of 6/7/2023

    52 Wk Avg$10.14$10.95-7.44%
    52 Wk High$11.32$12.04-3.55%
    52 Wk Low$8.78$9.59-10.12%
    Regular Distribution TypeIncome Only
    Distribution RateN/A
    Distribution Amount 
    Distribution Frequency 
    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

    Basic Information

    Investment Objective

    The primary investment objective of the Fund is to seek a high level of current income. As a secondary objective the Fund seeks capital appreciation when consistent with its primary investment objective.

    Capital Structure

    As of 6/7/2023

    Total Investment Exposure:$302.125M
    Total Common Assets:$203.541M
    Common Shares Outstanding:18,690,675

    As of 6/7/2023

    Preferred Share Assets:
    Total Debt (USD): $98.584M
    Regulatory Leverage (USD): $54.084M
    Effective Leverage (USD): $98.584M
    Effective Leverage (%): 32.63%
    Annual Expense Ratios

    As of 10/31/2022

      Per Common Share
    Management Fees1.24%
    Other Expenses:0.68%
    Baseline Expense: N/A
    Interest Expense:0.42%
    Total: 2.34%
    Fund Management

    Fund Sponsor
    Miller/Howard Investments, Inc.

    Portfolio Managers
    Michael Roomberg, Adam Fackler, John E. Leslie, Gregory Glaser Powell, Bryan J. Spratt

    Category: Equity-U.S. Equity
    Ticker: HIE
    NAV Ticker: XHIEX
    Average Daily Volume (shares): 43,476
    Average Daily Volume (USD): $0.438M
    Inception Date: 11/25/2014
    Inception Share Price: $20.00
    Inception NAV: $19.06
    Tender Offer: No
    Term: Yes
    Fiscal Year End: October 31
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    As of

    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.
    Distribution History

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

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    Pricing Information

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

    As of 6/7/2023

    PeriodAvg Discount
    6 Month-7.40%
    1 Year-7.44%
    3 Year-8.86%
    5 Year-4.59%

    As of 6/7/2023

    3 Month-1.32
    6 Month-1.38
    1 Year-0.96
    Pricing History
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    Calendar Year Total Returns

    As of 5/31/2023
    Category: Morningstar US CEF US Equity

    Past 20 Years

    Return YearPriceNAVCategory - PriceCategory - NAV
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    Annualized Total Returns

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

    As of 5/31/2023
    Category: Morningstar US CEF US Equity

    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

    Portfolio Characteristics

    Portfolio Characteristics
    Number of Holdings:
    As of 4/30/2023
    Annual Portfolio Turnover:
    As of 10/31/2022
    Asset Allocation

    As of 4/30/2023

    Top Sectors

    As of 4/30/2023

    Cyclical (Super Sector)40.81%
    Sensitive (Super Sector)34.95%
    Defensive (Super Sector)23.64%
    Financial Services14.52%
    Real Estate10.43%
    Consumer Defensive8.81%
    Consumer Cyclical8.63%
    Top Holdings

    As of 4/30/2023

    HoldingValue% Portfolio
    Energy Transfer LP$9.67M4.43%
    Canadian Natural Resources Ltd$9.15M4.19%
    TC Energy Corp$9.14M4.19%
    Lamar Advertising Co Class A$8.98M4.11%
    Altria Group Inc$8.55M3.92%
    Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Inc$7.96M3.65%
    Enterprise Products Partners LP$7.89M3.61%
    MPLX LP Partnership Units$7.84M3.59%
    TotalEnergies SE ADR$7.35M3.37%
    BHP Group Ltd ADR$7.08M3.24%
    Country Allocation

    As of 4/30/2023

    Country% Portfolio
    United States - Equity78.47%
    Canada - Equity8.37%
    France - Equity3.37%
    Australia - Equity3.24%
    United Kingdom - Equity2.29%
    Denmark - Equity1.84%
    Brazil - Equity1.81%

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    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.