Eaton Vance California Municipal Bond Fund Report Of Earnings

02 Oct, 2013, 14:55 ET from Eaton Vance Management

BOSTON, Oct. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Eaton Vance California Municipal Bond Fund (NYSE MKT: EVM) (the "Fund"), a closed-end management investment company, today announced the earnings of the Fund for the three and nine months ended June 30, 2013. The Fund's fiscal year ends on September 30, 2013.

For the three months ended June 30, 2013, the Fund had net investment income of $3,811,345 ($0.175 per share). For the nine months ended June 30, 2013, the Fund had net investment income of $11,351,175 ($0.522 per share). In comparison, for the three months ended June 30, 2012, the Fund had net investment income of $3,599,066 ($0.166 per share). For the nine months ended June 30, 2012, the Fund had net investment income of $11,213,982 ($0.516 per share).

Net realized and unrealized losses for the three months ended June 30, 2013 were $25,430,597 ($1.167 per share). Net realized and unrealized losses for the nine months ended June 30, 2013 were $27,130,067 ($1.247 per share). In comparison, net realized and unrealized gains for the three months ended June 30, 2012 were $4,244,505 ($0.194 per share). Net realized and unrealized gains for the nine months ended June 30, 2012 were $19,372,023 ($0.891 per share).

On June 30, 2013, net assets of the Fund were $255,902,260. The net asset value per share on June 30, 2013 was $11.76 based on 21,756,186 shares outstanding. In comparison, on June 30, 2012, net assets of the Fund were $273,644,199. The net asset value per share on June 30, 2012 was $12.58 based on 21,756,186 shares outstanding.

The Fund periodically makes certain performance data and information about portfolio characteristics available on www.eatonvance.com (on the fund information page under "Individual Investors – Closed-End Funds"). Fund portfolio holdings for the most recent month-end are also posted to the website approximately 30 days following month-end.

The Fund is managed by Eaton Vance Management, a subsidiary of Eaton Vance Corp. (NYSE: EV), based in Boston, one of the oldest investment management firms in the United States, with a history dating back to 1924. Eaton Vance and its affiliates managed $268.8 billion in assets as of July 31, 2013, offering individuals and institutions a broad array of investment strategies and wealth management solutions. The Company's long record of providing exemplary service and attractive returns through a variety of market conditions has made Eaton Vance the investment manager of choice for many of today's most discerning investors.  For more information about Eaton Vance, visit www.eatonvance.com.

EATON VANCE CALIFORNIA MUNICIPAL BOND FUND

SUMMARY OF RESULTS OF OPERATIONS

(in thousands, except per share amounts)

Three Months Ended

Nine Months Ended

June 30,

June 30,

2013

2012

2013

2012

Net investment income

$    3,811

$   3,599

$   11,351

$  11,214

Net realized and unrealized gains (losses)

  on investments

(25,431)

4,245

(27,130)

19,372

Net increase (decrease) in net assets

  from operations

$(21,620)

$   7,844

$ (15,779)

$  30,586

Earnings per Share Outstanding

Net investment income 

$    0.175

$   0.166

$     0.522

$    0.516

Net realized and unrealized gains (losses)

  on investments

(1.167)

0.194

(1.247)

0.891

Net increase (decrease) in net assets

  from operations

$   (0.992)

$   0.360

$    (0.725)

$    1.407

Net Asset Value at June 30 

Net assets

$255,902

$273,644

Shares outstanding

21,756

21,756

Net asset value per share outstanding

$11.76

$12.58

Market Value Summary 

Market price on NYSE MKT at June 30

$10.93

$12.27

High market price (period ended June 30)

$12.92

$13.49

Low market price (period ended June 30)

$10.36

$11.72

 

SOURCE Eaton Vance Management



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