Stephens Inc. AR Has $3.11 Million Stock Position in ClearBridge Energy MLP Total Return Fund Inc. (NYSE:CTR)

Stephens Inc. AR increased its position in ClearBridge Energy MLP Total Return Fund Inc. (NYSE:CTR) by 8.8% in the second quarter, Holdings Channel.com reports. The firm owned 331,371 shares of the investment management company’s stock after acquiring an additional 26,773 shares during the period. Stephens Inc. AR’s holdings in ClearBridge Energy MLP Total Return Fund were worth $3,108,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

A number of other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in CTR. Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors LP grew its stake in ClearBridge Energy MLP Total Return Fund by 369.5% during the second quarter. Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors LP now owns 187,800 shares of the investment management company’s stock worth $1,760,000 after buying an additional 147,800 shares during the period. Brookstone Capital Management purchased a new stake in ClearBridge Energy MLP Total Return Fund during the second quarter worth approximately $94,000. 6 Meridian grew its stake in ClearBridge Energy MLP Total Return Fund by 6.4% during the second quarter. 6 Meridian now owns 62,851 shares of the investment management company’s stock worth $590,000 after buying an additional 3,807 shares during the period. HITE Hedge Asset Management LLC purchased a new stake in ClearBridge Energy MLP Total Return Fund during the first quarter worth approximately $1,951,000. Finally, Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. grew its stake in ClearBridge Energy MLP Total Return Fund by 38.2% during the first quarter. Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. now owns 275,367 shares of the investment management company’s stock worth $2,671,000 after buying an additional 76,178 shares during the period.

CTR traded up $0.20 during trading on Friday, hitting $8.75. 86,000 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 105,098. ClearBridge Energy MLP Total Return Fund Inc. has a 1 year low of $7.16 and a 1 year high of $12.14. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $9.36 and a 200 day moving average price of $9.49.

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, August 30th. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 23rd will be paid a dividend of $0.22 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 22nd. This represents a $0.88 annualized dividend and a yield of 10.06%.

About ClearBridge Energy MLP Total Return Fund

ClearBridge Energy MLP Total Return Fund Inc is an open ended equity mutual fund of funds launched and managed by Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC. The fund is co-managed by ClearBridge Investments, LLC. It invests in the public equity markets of the United States. The fund seeks to invest in stocks of companies operating in the energy sector.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for ClearBridge Energy MLP Total Return Fund (NYSE:CTR)

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